Reality-Loop

  • April 28, 2016

    JavaScript Tip - Cross-Platform Issues with NPM Scripts

    In a current project we are using npm as our build tool (no Gulp nor Grunt). I have very good experiences with the cross-platform story of npm. When I am teaching my JavaScript & Angular courses, many of my demos and examples are based on npm...

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  • April 26, 2016

    Upcoming Speaking Activities

    My calendar for the the second half of 2016 is filling up with speaking and teaching activities: University of Applied Sciences: CAS Application Development with JavaScript and HTML5. The semester has just started. I am teaching for the third tim...

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  • April 22, 2016

    Weekend Reader Week 16

    Angular 2 + React Native. So it is no longer good enough to understand one of those two frameworks … now you have to learn both for mobile application development … Google, Facebook, Amazon and Microsoft Salaries. I am surprised about those high ...

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  • April 15, 2016

    Weekend Reader Week 15 - Robo is Dead

    Microsoft kills RoboVM. RoboVM was a cross-compiler that allowed you to develop native mobile applications for iOS and Android in Java and based on the Java ecosystem. Java is typically banned from the iOS ecosystem, since Apple does not allow ju...

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  • April 06, 2016

    JavaScript Tip - Binding functions in ES.next

    The “Function Bind Syntax” is a proposal for a new language feature of ECMAScript which allows you to bind functions to a context in an elegant way: function sayHello(peer) { console.log('Hello to ' + peer.name + ' from ' + this.name)} let unive...

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