Tag: nodeJS
Myth – A CSS Preprocessor For Nodejs

Myth – A CSS Preprocessor For Nodejs

There are great and popular CSS preprocessors like SASS and LESS. Myth is an other one which allows us to write pure CSS without having to worry about browser support, or even slow spec approval. It simply functions like a CSS polyfill but we can still use variables and math functions. The tool auto-adds ...

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Reportr – Open Source Dashboard For Tracking Events

Reportr – Open Source Dashboard For Tracking Events

There are many metrics and information on the web that we may be following regularly: tweets, number of followers, Facebook messages, GitHub activity and much more. Reportr is a free and open source web application (with an alternative hosted version) that allows us to track any data and make it all visible from a ...

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Eliminate HTTP Requests For JS Files – DynoSRC

Eliminate HTTP Requests For JS Files – DynoSRC

DynoSRC is a module for Nodejs apps that enables us to minimize HTTP requests by removing the need to serve JavaScript files. The library loads the JavaScript files inline in HTML and stores them with localStorage so that they won't be re-requested until a change happens. And, if the contents of a JavaScript ...

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Ghost – Impressive & Open Source Blogging Platform

Ghost – Impressive & Open Source Blogging Platform

WordPress is by far the most popular application that is used for blogging and managing other types of websites. Ghost, an open source blogging application that started with an idea by John O'Nolan and got thousands of backers at Kickstarter, is now live. It is created "not as a powerful CMS" but for only ...

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Embeddable, Micro & (Self)-Hosted Forums: Scrollback

Embeddable, Micro & (Self)-Hosted Forums: Scrollback

Scrollback is an open source web application for adding a modern chat for websites. It is built with Nodejs and can be either used with the free hosted version or by downloading and self-hosting it. The app creates a single room chat interface where the community can communicate with each other. An ...

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Automated Cross-Browser Testing With JavaScript – DalekJS

Automated Cross-Browser Testing With JavaScript – DalekJS

While working on a web project, cross-browser testing is one of the most important (and demotivating) tasks. DalekJS is a free and open source user interface testing tool that is built with JavaScript (Nodejs). It is capable of running the tests from a set of popular browsers (Chrome, IE, Firefox and WebKit). ...

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Easier Recurring Tasks With JavaScript: Later.js

Easier Recurring Tasks With JavaScript: Later.js

When creating scheduled events in JavaScript, we use setTimeout() for events that are triggered once and setInterval() for the recurring ones. Later.js, a stadalone JavaScript library, offers an advanced usage for triggering recurring events and can easily replaceĀ both methods for many projects. It has a ...

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Building SQL Querystrings With JavaScript: Squel.js

Building SQL Querystrings With JavaScript: Squel.js

Sometimes, we don't know how our SQL query will look like exactly as there are times that the query needs to be created dynamically. Or, you may just be looking for a solution that will make SQL queries more readable. Squel.js, a lightweight JavaScript library, helpsĀ building SQL query strings very easily ...

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Open Source Social News App – Telescope

Open Source Social News App – Telescope

Telescope is an open source application for creating social news websites that has a similar functionality with Hacker News, Reddit, etc. The application is built with Meteor, a real-time JS framework, and it runs on nodejs. Every data in Telescope is displayed in real-time, it is possible to collect entries ...

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