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Addendum to function currying

In my last post I’ve tried to explain the differences between partial function application and function currying. The post was more generally addressed to JavaScript developers (as an accompanying material to a presentation I’m working on) so I’ve tried to … Continue reading

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FTP, PHP and leaky abstractions

To be honest until recently I never gave much taught on FTPs way of working. Sure I’ve used it for a long time, and tried to minimize it’s use for an even longer period; but sometimes you just get things … Continue reading

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MVC is a lie…

…especially in the context of web frameworks. If we think about if for a moment, we can all agree that almost every web framework uses the MVC concept, everybody advocates it, but few people actually grasp the true meaning of … Continue reading

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Tools of trade in web development

Like any other developer in the years I’ve done web development (not many, but enough to experiment with a variety of application) I, as well, have come to form an ecosystem for my web development work. So if you are … Continue reading

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Why I like Prototype?

Lately I have read articles which were comparing, bashing and dissecting multiple Javascript libraries (or framework, but I wouldn’t go that far with their definition). And as each of those articles took a side for their favorite and disregarding the … Continue reading

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Do comunities kill good developers?

Recently I have been asked to join a local community of developers, which I refused. The moment I did that they instinctively, as with any other occasion that you refuse someone, asked me for a reason. While I hadn’t had … Continue reading

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