Category Archives: Ember

ClassyObjects: A JavaScript Class-y Inheritance Example

I recently released a screencast that covers JavaScript Objects & Prototypes on my WatchMeCode site. In this screencast, I go through all of the basics of working with objects in JavaScript, including prototypal inheritance. Toward the end of the video, … Continue reading 

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EmberJS Documentation

So, it turns out EmberJS has better documentation than I thought: http://ember-docs.herokuapp.com/ It’s still not “complete” but it’s a giant leap forward compared to what little documentation I was able to find on EmberJS.com and the Github project.┬áThe real problem, … Continue reading 

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Handling DOM Events With EmberJS Views And Controllers

Hot on the heels of picking up Ember and starting to learn it, I think I’ve actually learned something useful! I certainly hope I have, at least. Otherwise, I’m going to be in trouble soon. In my EmberCloneMail app, I … Continue reading 

Also posted in DOM, Javascript, JQuery, Model-View-Controller, Model-View-Presenter | 10 Comments

EmberJS: Initial Impressions (Compared To Backbone)

Hey! This article references a pre-release version of Ember.js. Now that Ember.js has reached a 1.0 API the code samples below are no longer correct and the expressed opinions may no longer be accurate. Just keep that in mind when … Continue reading 

Also posted in Backbone, Handlebars, Javascript, Model-View-Controller, Model-View-Presenter, Rails, Ruby, Sinatra | 27 Comments