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  Beginning functional JavaScript: functional programming with JavaScript using ECMAScript 6
Aravinth A.,  Apress, New York, NY, 2017. 164 pp. Type: Book (978-1-484226-55-1)

Functional programming is a programming paradigm centered on the evaluation of mathematical functions and is a declarative language of expressions. Side effects are unacceptable. Whenever a function is evaluated given a set of inputs, the same res...

Mar 22 2018
  Murach’s JavaScript and jQuery (3rd ed.)
Ruvalcaba Z., Delamater M.,  Mike Murach & Associates, Inc., Fresno, CA, 2017. 620 pp. Type: Book (978-1-943872-05-3)

Murach’s JavaScript and jQuery is about giving essential knowledge and tools to a programmer to build web clients using JavaScript and jQuery. The book covers and details the most basic usages of JavaScript and jQuery. The techniques ...

Dec 28 2017
  Reactive programming with Angular and ngrx: learn to harness the power of reactive programming with RxJS and ngrx extensions
Farhi O.,  Apress, New York, NY, 2017. 148 pp. Type: Book (978-1-484226-19-3)

Many programmers may not be aware of the fact that JavaScript has a powerful functional programming subset. The use of callbacks is very common, but is only a small part of how functional techniques can improve the conciseness, readability, and ma...

Nov 9 2017
  Beyond jQuery
Nicholus R.,  Apress, New York, NY, 2016. 217 pp. Type: Book (978-1-484222-34-8)

Beyond jQuery was a unique book to review. I enjoyed almost every page, yet disagree with the book’s apparent purpose, as presented in the first few chapters. But just as I was prepared to write a scathingly ambivalent review, the aut...

Sep 28 2017
  A study of causes and consequences of client-side JavaScript bugs
Ocariza F., Bajaj K., Pattabiraman K., Mesbah A.  IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering 43(2): 128-144, 2017. Type: Article

JavaScript and web applications are very important aspects of the software products developed for both browser- and mobile-based applications. One pillar of such application development is the usage of JavaScript for interaction with clients (for ...

May 2 2017
  Practical D3.js
Amr T., Stamboliyska R.,  Apress, Berkeley, CA, 2016. 172 pp. Type: Book (978-1-484219-27-0)

I wanted to review this book because I am fascinated by the growing computational power and expressiveness that JavaScript is gaining over time in computer graphics. I have quickly read here and there about D3.js, but never exhaustively, so I saw ...

May 2 2017
  Learning JavaScript: JavaScript essentials for modern application development (3rd ed.)
Brown E.,  O’Reilly Media, Inc., Sebastopol, CA, 2016. 358 pp. Type: Book (978-1-491914-91-5)

The JavaScript language was born a chimera. Fortunately, it was born to a web browser, which let JavaScript spread much further and faster than its virtues otherwise suggested. Nevertheless, JavaScript’s monstrous nature had to be dealt with...

Oct 20 2016
  Beginning JSON
Smith B.,  Apress, New York, NY, 2015. 324 pp. Type: Book (978-1-484202-03-6)

JSON stands for JavaScript object notation. It is a data-interchange format that has become very popular with web applications. Although important by itself, a data format is better understood inside a context or ecosystem. This is why, before exp...

Aug 26 2016
  Murach’s jQuery (2nd ed.)
Ruvalcaba Z., Boehm A.,  Mike Murach & Associates, Inc., Fresno, CA, 2015. 596 pp. Type: Book (978-1-890774-91-2)

A problem with creating, editing, and maintaining webpages is that the complexity of such pages is continually increasing, and basic knowledge of Hypertext Markup Language (HTML), cascading style sheets (CSS), and JavaScript alone is insufficient ...

Jun 22 2016
  Introduction to React
Gackenheimer C.,  Apress, New York, NY, 2015. 148 pp. Type: Book (978-1-484212-46-2)

React is Facebook’s library for creating complex responsive user interfaces in JavaScript. I came to this book with some knowledge of what to expect. I have used the ClojureScript Reagent and OM libraries that are layered upon React, and was...

Jun 20 2016
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