Monthly Archives: July 2013

Let Me Teach You Arduino, With JavaScript!

Ever wanted an excuse to learn Arduino, but don’t want to learn C/C++? Don’t worry. I’ve got you covered.  I’ve published three articles on the Safari Books Online blog that show you how to take your existing JavaScript skillz and … Continue reading 

Posted in Arduino, E-Books, Hardware, Javascript, JohnnyFive, NodeJS | 2 Comments

Prototypes, Constructor Functions And Taxidermy

When overriding the base `Backbone.View` to create your own view types from the base views, there are some issues that you may run in to with inheritance. The inheritance of constructor functions can be broken in strange ways, and code … Continue reading 

Posted in AntiPatterns, Backbone, Books, E-Books, Javascript, Prototypal Inheritance | 8 Comments