Remote Conferences

Anatomy of a JavaScript MV* Framework – Craig McKeachie – JS Remote Conf 2015

The key to quickly learning JavaScript MV Frameworks is to break them down into a series of features. The main features of an MV application are routing, data binding, templates/views, models, and data access. In this talk I’ll describe these features and show code examples from AngularJS, Backbone, and Ember for each feature. You will…

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Robots Love JavaScript Too – Brad Midgley – JS Remote Conf 2015

Let's turn the page on programming robots with a flowchart. Robotics should be done with a hierarchy of state machines, best if self-modifying. I'll demonstrate how a js framework can prove the idea, on a Firefoxos phone even. It's a great place to set base camp and opens up more excursions like machine learning and…

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Complexity is Outside the Code – Jessica Kerr – JS Remote Conf 2015

We talk about refactoring, as if beautiful code is all we need. But that's only a start. Small services are lovely to reason about internally, but they push complexity outward. Systems these days aren't so much written as assembled.   We write some code, our precious business logic, and then the real work is hooking…

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