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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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!

Holding on to your XBOX with XBMC

I’ve had my XBOX 1 running XBMC since the first day I bought it 10 years ago. In my opinion it is the most reliable, and easily the best media centre you can get at that price range. Recently 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!