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Ahad Bokhari

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Asynchronous JavaScript

Oct. 12, 2016  ·

A recollection of different asynchronous techniques in modern day and future JavaScript with some examples (callbacks, Promises, async, generators) to reflect upon

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Thoughts on TypeScript

Oct. 02, 2016  ·

I was surprised to see myself like alot of what TypeScript has to offer, but pondered over the disruption it could cause to vanilla ECMAScript driven JavaScript if communities chose to adopt and embrace it

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CommonJS Require vs ES6 Import

Sept. 24, 2016  ·

CommonJs's require syntax will be around for a while, but will we see ES6 modules in Node.js. Explore a little history as you go forth...

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Lesser Known Github Repositories & Node Modules You Should Know About

Sept. 11, 2016  ·

Selected repositories and modules that you can easily reason about and build more advanced things upon. Some docs as well :)

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Some Coding Lessons

August 22, 2016  ·

Be a more productive coder by understanding these principles and trying to apply them to your craft on an everyday basis

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IIAF - Immediately Invoked Arrow Function

July 23, 2016  ·

A common pattern seen in ES5 were IIFE's, but this pattern isn't dead in ES6 which introduces the IIAF

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Pumpers and Dumpers

July 02, 2016  ·

An annoying behavior seen by internet users to gain the appearance of popularity on any given social platform

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A 21 Point Path to JavaScript Progression

June 13, 2016  ·

Master the language you love and have fun while you do. Most of all have patience / fun while you strive for constant improvement. Don't rush...

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ES6 - Arrays

June 05, 2016  ·

Exploring some very useful smaller additions to ES6's array.prototype.

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Modern JavaScript Madness

May 22, 2016  ·

JavaScript fatigue

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Some Laws of Software Development

May 12, 2016  ·

Looking at a handful of fundamental principles which can be used to understand and stay aware of phenomena in software development

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ES6 - Modules

April 26, 2016  ·

The beginnings of modules native to the browser environment is one of the most exciting ex6 features. Here are the basics

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Bikeshedding

April 21, 2016  ·

A gem of a term I discovered earlier that addresses the arguments developers make over little things just because they know enough to do so

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Thoughts on Node

April 10, 2016  ·

I love working with NPM and tools but I can't help continuously thinking about how we might outgrow Node and NPM and replace it with just vanilla JS

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ES6 - Destructuring

April 09, 2016  ·

Just like an object literal is a convenient way to construct an object, ES6 destructing allows you to extract values from data stored in objects or arrays