Front-End Web Development

Front-end web development is all about how the world sees your project. Finding the right front-end web framework can be difficult for developers. As a result, Packt Hub provides the latest news and updates around tools like Angular and React to keep you up to date. From JavaScript‘s latest updates to the evolution of how browsers such as Firefox and Chrome display your code, we’ve got all the latest news and insights in one place.

React Dashboard and Visualizing Data

I spent the last six months working on data analytics and machine learning to feed my curiosity and prepare for my new job. It...

Getting started with Ember.js – Part 1

Ember.js is a fantastic framework for developers and designers alike for building ambitious web applications. As touted by its website, Ember.js is built for...

Getting started with Ember.js – Part 2

In Part 1 of this blog, we got started with Ember.js by examining how to set up your development environment from beginning to end with...

The One Second Website : 10x your site performance

Last year, Patrick Hamann gave a talk for Google Developers on Breaking News at 1000ms. It lays out how Patrick and his team built a...

The Internet of Peas? Gardening with JavaScript Part 1

Who wouldn't want an army of robots to help out around the home and garden? It's not science fiction: Robots are devices that sense...

The Internet of Peas? Gardening with JavaScript Part 2

In this two-part article series, we're building an internet-connected garden bot using JavaScript. In part one, we set up a Particle Core board, created...

Programming littleBits circuits with JavaScript Part 1

littleBits are electronic building blocks that snap together with magnetic connectors. They are great for getting started with electronics and robotics and for prototyping...

Programming littleBits circuits with JavaScript Part 2

In this two-part series, we're programing littleBits circuits using the Johnny-Five JavaScript Robotics Framework. Be sure to read over Part 1 before continuing here. Let's...

Making an App with React and Material Design

There has been much progression in the hybrid app development space, and also in React.js. Currently, almost all hybrid apps use cordova to build...

Angular 2 in the new world of web dev

This week at Packt we’re all about Angular, and with the release of Angular 2 just on the horizon there’s no better time to...

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