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ECMAScript 6 Delayed To Mid 2015

ECMAScript 6 – the standard for the next iteration of JavaScript – has been delayed to June 2015. Originally, it was scheduled for a release in 2013, then it was delayed to the end of 2014 and now it is … Continue reading

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Integrating PDF.js as PDF viewer in your web application

When writing business web applications you often need to show PDF files in your application. But this requires that the user has an installation of a PDF viewer (e.g. Adobe Reader) and the browser plugin is activated. With PDF.js there … Continue reading

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Internet Explorer 11 will support source maps based debugging

The developer tools of Chrome and Firefox (as well as Firebug) used to support source map base JavaScript debugging for several versions. With the new update for Internet Explorer 11, all major browsers support this feature. About source maps Source … Continue reading

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TypeScript 1.0 Released – the statically typed super set of JavaScript

Microsoft announced the availability of the first stable release 1.0 of TypeScript – the statically typed super set of JavaScript. Visual Studio 2013 Update 2 includes TypeScript 1.0 out of the box. Alternatively, there is also an add-on for Visual … Continue reading

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GWT RPC deserialization vs IE8

Almost every web developer knows the nasty browser popup asking to cancel a long running JavaScript execution. In the case of Internet Explorer this message is “A script on this page is causing Internet Explorer to run slowly”. This post … Continue reading

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Declaration Merging with TypeScript

Declaration merging is a very interesting feature of TypeScript, the statically typed superset of JavaScript. As you will see, different things can be merged in TypeScript. The merging is always based on matching names, so as soon as two e.g. … Continue reading

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Studie zur Auswahl von Java Web Frameworks – last call

OIO ruft auf zur Teilnahme an der OIO Kompass Studie Java Web Frameworks: “Wie und wozu haben Sie Ihr Java Web Framework ausgewählt? Zur Umfrage geht es hier. Ihre Vorteile bei einer Teilnahme Die Umfrage basiert auf unserem Fragenkatalog, den wir … Continue reading

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