Category Archives: JavaScript

Creating a simple, yet powerful, variable height content slider

Recently I looked for a simple way of doing a content slider for a web page on one of my side pet projects. Having used some image sliders before (see Rich Bradshaw), I was under the impression that it would … Continue reading

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vert.x Web App Tutorial in Java

The Vert.X Tutorial includes examples for several different languages except Java. I’ve done a quick implementation using Java of the vToon tutorial found here. The source code is available on github.

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vert.x Event Bus – The quick intro

The vert.x framework includes a very neat way of doing remote messaging. This mechanism has the name of Event Bus. Through it messages can be sent within a single verticle instance, between different instances of the same verticle and between … Continue reading

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vert.x and MongoDB – The quick intro

Finally I got some small amount of time to give it a try to MongoDB module for vert.x.

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Maven base project for vert.x

vert.x is a, and as they say it, an “Effortless asynchronous application development for the modern web and enterprise”. In other words, it allows one to quickly put together modern web apps. Basically, if you are familiar with Node.js, then … Continue reading

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