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Quick Look – Angular Unit Testing

Quick Look – Angular Unit Testing

Unit testing is a valuable part of any development process. It isn't as useful as many developers make it out to be; there are many things developers should be focused on more than unit tests. Code review is one such thing. But just because it isn't the most important...

DPL Reading List – November 9, 2018

DPL Reading List – November 9, 2018

Here are some of the new and interesting articles we found this week. To Keep Pace With Moore's Law, Chipmakers Turn to 'Chiplets' – “Chip chiefs say chiplets will enable their silicon architects to ship more powerful processors more quickly. One reason is that it’s...

Quick Look – Angular HTTP Calls

Quick Look – Angular HTTP Calls

In my previous post, we focused on binding some data in the UI to data being returned from our ContactsService. In this post, we are going to make this a little more real and modify that service to call an ASP.NET Core backend. For starters, let’s write a quick...

DPL Reading List – November 2, 2018

DPL Reading List – November 2, 2018

Here are some of the new and interesting articles we found this week. Your Team Doesn’t Need a Data Scientist for Simple Analytics – “Data analytics is a powerful and promising source of competitive advantage. To enable such a strategy in the face of a difficult...

Spooky Software Failures

Spooky Software Failures

Software is pretty amazing. Without software, a lot of problems could never be solved. Without software, we couldn’t do a lot of things on massive scales. But software has its problems. As a whole, we as an industry don’t have a great track record of preventing these...

DPL Reading List – October 26, 2018

DPL Reading List – October 26, 2018

Here are some of the new and interesting articles we found this week. How Facebook's Messenger Got Its New Look in a New Jersey Basement – “…the key shaper of the new Messenger’s look is Christian Dalonzo, a 23-year-old who was still an undergraduate at Rowan...

Quick Look – Angular Data Binding

Quick Look – Angular Data Binding

In my previous post, we took a quick look at Angular's routing. In this post, we are taking a quick look at Angular's data binding. One thing that’s pretty lame about our previous example is all the data is just backed into the page. With this blog post, we are going...

DPL Reading List – October 19, 2018

DPL Reading List – October 19, 2018

Here are some of the new and interesting articles we found this week. Paul G. Allen, Microsoft’s Co-Founder, Is Dead at 65 – “Mr. Allen was a force at Microsoft during its first seven years, along with its co-founder, Bill Gates, as the personal computer was moving...

Quick Look – Angular Routing

Quick Look – Angular Routing

One of the great things about Angular is that it provides everything pretty much out of the box. You don't have to string together a bunch of tools, you can just focus on solving problems. In this blog post, we are going to focus on the Angular Router. Since Angular...