My Path to learning JavaScript: The story so far…

It’s been a lean period for this blog and plans to add extra sections and improve the design has been pushed to the back – way back. So in the meanwhile I thought I’d reflect on the path that I’d taken on learning JavaScript: Often the road(s) taken to learning something is usually clear cut, […]

JavaScript: remove leading and trailing spaces

Ramble Preamble Hot on the heels of finishing off one of my non-JavaScript mini projects – the reason why there’s a lull of late on this blog – I’d come to the weary conclusion that somethings you just need JavaScript for. The project in question is a web port of a simple csv convertor desktop […]

Practicing and improving coding skills

I try to keep in good programming shape same as keeping your body in shape, by working it out. And just like exercising your body, the more you exercise your programming skills – which in itself isn’t that much removed as it is also a psychosomatic experience more towards the neural range – the better […]

AngularJS To do App – Part IV

Following from the previous entry, there was just one feature remaining for the rudimentary functionalities of our app: Check of an item I added an input checkbox to the ngRepeat construct. And after some fumbling around and going through some forums + angularjs developer documentation, I managed to apply a simple class styling to the […]

AngularJS To do App – Part III

So out of the remaining features, what should I pick next to work on, hmm let me see. Edit an item, sure why not. Why not indeed. Check of an item Edit an item Delete an item It turned out more difficult than I had (not) anticipated. Not the most crucial feature but sure. Thought […]

AngularJS To do App – Part III

So continuing on and upwards, what every To do list should have, in no particular order are the following: Check of an item Edit an item Delete an item Incidentally the first thing that came to mind was the delete function (only when I had that did the rest occur, which arguably are more important […]

AngularJS To do App – Part II

When we last left, our intrepid developer in the making, he had had completed the shell and basic setup of his AngularJS app. Lets see what he’s upto this week… The To do list has so far taken shape and the basic structure and logic was coded. However adding an item presented two issues: ¬†We […]

AngularJS To do App – Part I

So as outlined in my previous post AngularJS Single Page Application (SPA), I’ve started working on the bare bones (first commit) of the To do list app – so little that a Hello World tutorial would have had more moving parts [Zing]. I’ve started fleshing out the AngularJS aspects, particularly the module, controller and associated […]