Using a wrapper for your RethinkDB tables in Python

Using a wrapper for your RethinkDB tables in Python

Since I’ve been using Django a lot recently I’ve become sort of spoiled by the Database abstraction that comes with it, but unfortunately using that with RDB just isn’t an option so I tried to find a nice middle ground….

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Dave is long time developer with a passion toward teaching. He divides his time between his wife, her cat and his projects. He recently started using twitter so make sure to follow him!

Mixing JQuery/Javascript events with Backbone Views

There are times when you will need to bind some events with JQuery, but you will want the results to come back to your Backbone object.  Like, if you need to bind a click element to something outside of your…

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About David Parlevliet

Dave is long time developer with a passion toward teaching. He divides his time between his wife, her cat and his projects. He recently started using twitter so make sure to follow him!

SpaceRTS from Alpha -> Beta -> Public

The past few months I’ve spent working on a Browser based space annihilation RTSMMO. It’s been a lot of fun, and we’re approaching our Alpha release where we will do a lot of internal testing and bug fixes. Once I start…

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About David Parlevliet

Dave is long time developer with a passion toward teaching. He divides his time between his wife, her cat and his projects. He recently started using twitter so make sure to follow him!

Backbone JS: loading external template files the PROPER way

Most recently I needed to store some of my Backbone templates server-side because of their size. They will be text/plain with nothing dynamic so Varnish will be able to cache and serve it quickly, but I will most likely version…

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About David Parlevliet

Dave is long time developer with a passion toward teaching. He divides his time between his wife, her cat and his projects. He recently started using twitter so make sure to follow him!

Python lambda modify list of dictionaries

I got sick of having to commit results from RethinkDB to memory then run through a loop to add a few extra fields before returning it to the browser. What follows is an in-line solution to this problem because I…

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About David Parlevliet

Dave is long time developer with a passion toward teaching. He divides his time between his wife, her cat and his projects. He recently started using twitter so make sure to follow him!