prototype or via
extends. In this article, I'll describe a pattern for implementing static properties in ES6.
Preact is a simplified alternative to React that focuses on bundle size. A minified bundle with Preact and a minimal Webpack config ends up being around 10KB. A minimal unbundled React bundle ends up being around 100KB because of react-dom. Because Preact bundles are comparatively tiny, Preact is a great choice for making sure your app feels snappy.
A QR Code is a 2-dimensional bar code. They're generally used to encode a URL so someone can just scan the code and visit a site. QR codes can encode all sorts of data beyond just URLs, I used a QR code to pay for my lunch today. In this article, I'll walk you generating and reading QR codes in Node.js using 2 separate libraries.
Mongoose 5.3.0 was shipped on September 28. This minor release includes 17 new features and improvements that will help you clean up repetitive code. In particular, the
orFail() query helper and the new
toJSON global options will make life much easier for devs building Express APIs and backend services with Mongoose. In this article, I'll provide an overview of these two features and what makes them so useful.