Reading rev-manifest.json from razor/MVC

In a recent project, we wanted our JavaScript to be built by webpack. We also wanted to remove the dependency to the Web.Optimization framework and solely use NPM and webpack to generate our files. This technique goes for assets in production because a rev-manifest.json is a pointer to…

Why you should rethink about developing in JSX

Newsletters like JavaScript Weekly has helped me tremendously over the years. If something big happens in the JS community you will be up to speed. Lately, JavaScript Weekly seems to feature more stories about frameworks like React and Angular. I wouldn't mind these kinds of features in moderation, but it…

Three.js and Socket.io - Making a planet

I wanted to to do something fun. In my last experiment, I played fiddled a little bit around with socket.io to create an interactive chatroom: ChickenChat. The ChickenChat was an idea that I liked and taught it was pretty funny. I wanted to make it a bit more interactive!…