A Note on Redux

This a note on Redux. Angular, React, and Vue all encourage the component based programming. But all share a natural problem on how to handle the shared data and the communication among the components. To address this problem, Redux was introduced…. Source: https://www.codeproject.com/Articles/1260989/A-Note-on-Redux

A Beginner’s Guide to GraphQL

GraphQL is a query language and runtime that we can use to build and expose APIs as a strongly-typed schema instead of hundreds of REST endpoints. Your clients see the schema. They write a query for what they want. They send it over and get back exactly the data they asked for and nothing more…. […]

Understanding Redux: The World’s Easiest Guide to Beginning Redux

This is a comprehensive (but simplified) guide for absolute Redux beginners, or any who wants to re-evaluate their understanding of the fundamental Redux concepts. For an expanded Table of Contents please visit this link, & for more advanced Redux concepts check out my Redux books…. Source: https://medium.freecodecamp.org/understanding-redux-the-worlds-easiest-guide-to-beginning-redux-c695f45546f6


Anything you can render to the DOM, you can test with dom-testing-library. This repo is a bunch of simple examples of using dom-testing-library to test a Counter component in various frameworks. If your framework of choice is not listed here, please add it!… Source: https://github.com/kentcdodds/dom-testing-library-with-anything

Making colour gradients

This Glitch shows you how to darken, lighten or blend colours in JavaScript, based on this most amazing Stack Overflow solution I found. This isn’t a full app; it’s meant to be an easily copy-pasteable bit of code for you. Enjoy!… Source: https://color-gradient.glitch.me/

AWS Lambda and the Node.js Event Loop

At radient.io we ❤️ serverless technologies. It helps us to be more productive, cost effective and ship our software faster. We use AWS Lambda in combination with Node.js and learned something interesting recently — how the AWS Lambda execution environment interacts with the Node…. Source: https://medium.com/radient-tech-blog/aws-lambda-and-the-node-js-event-loop-864e48fba49