Doubling Down on Meteor

I've had a good experience using Meteor to create a test project but recently a prospective client asked my opinion about using Meteor in production. Specifically, he wanted to know: What problems could arise as the app scales? What could be possible drawbacks of doubling down on Meteor? Great question!…

Meteor review

I recently used the Meteor framework to create a demonstration to do list manager. It was the first time I've used Meteor so I have an opportunity to reflect on my experience. tl;dr Meteor is a highly opinionated front- and back- end JavaScript framework for creating single-page applications. Many…

Testing Tools

Read about how I implemented the live star counting on this page. Frameworks Name Stars Browser Node.js Promises? Notes Jasmine yes with Jasmine-Node with Jasmine as Promised Mocha yes yes yes CasperJS yes no QUnit yes with Node-QUnit Intern yes yes yes Nodeunit yes yes Vows no yes Tape…