Tag Archives: javascript

The O’Reilly conferences were good

Starting in 1998 and all the way through to 2009, just skipping 2008 for personal reasons, I had the opportunity to go to an O’Reilly conference every year. It started with the Perl Conference and then the Open Source Convention, … Continue reading

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Useful Javascript snippets

Over some time, I’ve collected and/or modified a few Javascript snippets that I find useful. Some are polyfills, some are additions: STRING.padStart and STRING.padEnd // https://github.com/uxitten/polyfill/blob/master/string.polyfill.js // https://developer.mozilla.org/en-US/docs/Web/JavaScript/Reference/Global_Objects/String/padStart if (!String.prototype.padStart) { String.prototype.padStart = function padStart(targetLength, padString) { targetLength = targetLength … Continue reading

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I like Promises in Javascript

Back in around 2002 I needed to re-implement some client-side code for an admin dashboard and struggled with the UI freezing up for seconds. I solved the issue using basically timeouts and a list of tasks, giving the browser time … Continue reading

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Quirkscript

Javascript, eller rettere, ECMAscript, er et fantastisk programmeringssprog, et faktum jeg personligt overså i mange år. Det betyder dog ikke at det er et sprog uden udfordringer. JavaScript Garden indeholder en række af de mere mystiske dele af sproget. Et … Continue reading

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Design patterns til Javascript

Addy Osmani har skrevet en bog om design patterns – programmerings design patterns – der kan læses online eller downloades gratis.

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Google Chrome – som set i 2008

I anledningen af at Google Chrome for et stykke tid siden kom i version 7 faldt jeg over en gammel artikel jeg fik skrevet om Chrome, den gang den var ganske ny. Jeg har prøvet at rette et par åbenlyse fejl … Continue reading

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