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  • April 23, 2017

    Deploying a Node.js GraphQL API to Azure

    GraphQL is a very trending topic at the moment. Next to Facebook who developed GraphQL, also Github announced to change their API´s from REST to GraphQL. This adoption indicates, that the topic might be important in the future. So I decided to ta...

  • March 14, 2017

    Aurelia components: difference between element and attribute

    Actual this is no pure Aurelia specific topic because the idea of custom attributes and custom elements are web components concepts. In principle, web components consist of four W3C specifications.Therefore this topic concerns also other component...

  • February 05, 2017

    Aurelia components: function binding with .call

    One principle of Aurelia is its usage of custom components based on the web component specifications. That means, that your application is based on custom components and attributes and you can leverage this to slice your code base into small, reus...

  • January 04, 2017

    Aurelia Experiences

    In late March 2016, I wrote my first post and promised I would write some more about my experiences with Aurelia. Since then I only wrote one single post. This was not only because of missing time, or laziness, this was also because we hadn´t many...

  • December 30, 2016

    Replacing slow gulp.watch task

    I am currently working on a big project, meaning that we have a lot of files that needs to be watched. Somewhen our gulp watch task started to be very slow and to need round about 2 minutes to ramp up (initial gulp watch call) and more than 8 seco...