JavaScript Application Architecture On The Road To 2015 — Medium

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Composition is incredibly powerful, allowing us to stitch together reusable pieces of functionality to “compose” a larger application. Composition ushers in a mindset of things being good when they’re modular, smaller and easier to test. Easier to reason with. Easier to distribute. via JavaScript Application Architecture On The Road To 2015 — Medium. From Addy’s excellent survey of the JS …

The History of Flat Design: Efficiency, Minimalism, Trendiness

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What exactly is “flat design?” For those of you who haven’t heard of the term, “flat design” is mainly the term given to the style of design in which elements lose any type of stylistic characters that make them appear as though they lift off the page. In laymen’s terms, this means removing stylistic characters such as drop shadows, gradients, …

Front-end Code Standards & Best Practices | Roundarch Isobar

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Front-end Code Standards & Best Practices Overview This document contains guidelines for web applications built by the Creative Technology (front end engineering) practice of Roundarch Isobar. It is to be readily available to anyone who wishes to check the iterative progress of our best practices. via Front-end Code Standards & Best Practices | Roundarch Isobar. Excellent and in depth notes …

SASS vs. LESS | CSS-Tricks

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SASS vs. LESSMAY 16, 2012 “Which CSS preprocessor language should I choose?” is a hot topic lately. Ive been asked in person several times and an online debate has been popping up every few days it seems. Its nice that the conversation has largely turned from whether or not preprocessing is a good idea to which one language is best. …

ISAPI_Rewrite 3 – Apache .htaccess mod_rewrite compatible module for IIS

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ISAPI_Rewrite is a powerful regular-expressions-based URL rewriter for IIS. It is compatible with Apache mod_rewrite making it possible to move configurations from Apache to IIS and vice versa just by copying .htaccess files (please see this compatibility chart). It is used for search engine optimization, to proxy another server’s content, stop hotlinking or strengthen server security. via ISAPI_Rewrite 3 – …