Thoughts from the Wet Coast

The musings of an ASP.NET Developer from Canada's We(s)t Coast

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React: 2 - Our First React Web Component

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In my previous blog I introduced React – a new(ish) JavaScript library for building “Web Components”.  In this post I will start to dive deeper by building our first React Web Components.

Mar 23 2015

React: 1 - Not Just (Yet) Another JavaScript Framework

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Browser based JavaScript code is all about manipulating the browser’s DOM. 

Up until a few years ago, at DNN Corp we had primarily been using jQuery to do that manipulation.  Don’t get me wrong jQuery is an awesome framework, but jQuery directly manipulates the DOM  -  there is no concept of working with models/objects in jQuery – i.e. separating your presentation aspects from your other logic.

Mar 21 2015

ASP.NET 5: 1 - The project.json file

Welcome to a new series on the latest version of ASP.NET – currently being called ASP.NET vNext (or ASP.NET 5).  Microsoft has been working on this latest version of ASP.NET for just over a year and last month they released a Beta 1 preview of the code and tooling as part of the Visual Studio 2015 Preview.

Nov 28 2014

Into the Matrix with Neo4j: 4 - The Neo4j Browser

In my investigation of the Neo4j database I will now turn my attention to the Neo4j browser.  

Once Neo4j is installed there will be a small executable that can be used to start the Neo4j database server.

 
Oct 29 2014

Into the Matrix with Neo4j: 3 - Why Graphs

In this blog post I am going to return to my investigation of the graph database Neo4j.  So far I have done a brief introduction to Neo 4j and I have shown how easy it is to install Neo 4j in an Azure VM.

Oct 28 2014





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