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A Procedurally Generated Cavern System in JavaScript

The JavaScript code below, when run, procedurally generates and displays a map of a random cavern system. To see it in action, copy it into an .html file and open that file in a web browser that runs JavaScript. 1,554 more words

Dot Beware

Earlier this week I allowed malicious software to run on my computer. It came as a well-disguised email attachment. It was abetted by my tablet email that did not show me the full address of the sender, which would have made me instantly suspicious. 468 more words

Books For The Internet Age

Adapting to browserify

Over the past few days I have been working on fixing a small issue on Filer for release 0.5 for my open source class. I decided to take something tiny due to other course commitments and so that I can work on more fun issues for subsequent releases. 240 more words

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Responsive CSS with Sass and Compass- Getting started

Now I have moved on to learn and gain knowledge about using Sass and Compass with CSS. This first section is about an introduction. This area covers, What is Sass and Compass?, Analyzing workflow options, Setting up a folder structure, Adding version control and Using Node.js npm with package.json.


Quick Update (ES 6 Book Reviews, Angular 2.0, React)

I know things have been quiet around here lately, but I plan to resume my JavaScript book reviews soon (as in I’m reading the Zakas ES 6 book now). 429 more words


NodeJS / Express on Azure Web Sites with a Azure Blob Session Store

Getting NodeJS and Express running on Azure Web Sites is really easy.  The Node/Express/Azure community is fantastic and provides wonderful guidance.  However, I ran into a few challenges and I wanted to document them here just in case it helps anyone else. 350 more words


NodeJS / Express / PassportJS building a local security strategy

Getting security setup in Express with PassportJS had a slight learning curve to it for me.  PassportJS has a variety of strategies that they use to implement security.  827 more words