Typing Your Ember, Part 2

Adding TypeScript to an existing Ember.js project.

May 07, 2017Filed under Tech#emberjs#typescript#typing-your-emberMarkdown source

Typing Your Ember, Part 1

Set your Ember.js project up to use TypeScript.

May 05, 2017Filed under Tech#emberjs#typescript#typing-your-emberMarkdown source
November 22, 2016Filed under micro#coffee#emberjsMarkdown source

Current status: Counter Culture coffee and Videri Chocolate 70% dark chocolate and Ember.js for Olo. This is a good Tuesday afternoon.

August 17, 2016Filed under micro#emberjs#javascript#software development#testingMarkdown source

I’m writing a talk on test-driven development with Ember.js for Olo’s in-house tech talks. How? By building a real feature and capturing the process!

Testing Ember.js Mixins (and Helpers) With a Container

Fixing "Attempting to lookup an injected property on an object without a container" errors in mixin and helper tests.

June 09, 2016 (updated April 20, 2017)Filed under tech#emberjs#javascript#software developmentMarkdown source
May 06, 2016Filed under micro#emberjs#software developmentMarkdown source

I just had one of thos beautiful moments when I realized I’d written a beautifully generic component I could reuse throughout the app, and it made me so happy.

April 19, 2016Filed under micro#emberjs#javascript#software developmentMarkdown source

I still love EmberJS—but if I have one complaint, it’s that it’s slightly too heavy on convention-based magic. I want it to be a little more explicit, so that I can have a little more insight into what it’s going. Yes, even if that means a little more boilerplate. Explicit is better than implicit.

March 12, 2016Filed under micro#conferences#emberjsMarkdown source

Just registered for Wicked Good Ember Conf 2016. Looking forward to chatting Ember.js in Boston in June!

March 09, 2016Filed under micro#emberjs#javascript#software developmentMarkdown source

Pro tip for tracking down oddities with Ember.js during testing: ember test --serve --filter '<some pattern>' is great. E.g. ember t -s --filter 'Unit' for just unit tests.

Unsurprisingly, In Flux

A Quick Look at the State of JS Frameworks in Early 2015

April 08, 2015 (updated August 28, 2015)Filed under tech#angularjs#emberjs#javascript#react#software developmentMarkdown source