Reparenting a Component

26 June, 2017

When working with React, we almost never have to think about the underlying reconciliation algorithm that calculates the update to the DOM…

React Patterns - Render Callback

27 March, 2017

Edit: Since this post was published, the term “render props” became popular to name this concept. They both refer to the same thing. I…

Think Twice (or Thrice) Before Using Angular

28 October, 2014

(Special thanks to [@ joliv]( https://twitter.com/_joliv ), @sgianazza and @rafaelchiti for reviewing and sending feedback.)_ For the…

From Backbone Views To React

22 March, 2014

Today I’d like to talk about why I happened to like React, or why I moved from using traditional Backbone views to React components. Well…

Introducing ActiveRecord Futures

16 May, 2013

I’m back! Long time no see! I’ve been in a mix of lazyness, busy, short on ideas to post, and waiting to finish some projects I’ve been…

Javascript object creation patterns

24 January, 2013

I’m writing this post because my folks at work thought it might be helpful, since not all of the devs out there are familiar with the way…

Hello, World!

10 January, 2013

Well, the title for my first post is kind of mandatory, right? No? Well, I did it anyway, so… whatever… I’ve been wanting to have a blog for…