mikemaelzer / words

Lessons I have learned after a decade of being paid to program

February 11, 2017

Just another list (JAL).

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One scope two scope red scope blue scope (part 2)

April 18, 2015

Here we are again, talking about JavaScript scoping. Last time we spoke of how this works: this refers to the object that’s calling the function…

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One scope two scope red scope blue scope

December 6, 2014

Poke around the intertube, and you’ll find an endless stream of questions around JavaScript scoping. There’s no need for the confusion, scoping in JavaScript is super duper easy if you put aside whatever scoping you’re accustomed to.

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A love letter to reduce

Novemeber 24, 2014

Oh reduce, how you are taken for granted, shoved into a corner, ignored for your more popular siblings map and filter.

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If you wish to make a webpage…

November 23, 2014

If you wish to make a webpage, you must first boil the ocean.
-Carl Sagan

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