VueJS: first impression and how to work with SVGs

After a delightful year working with React, I decided to explore a new framework. I was looking at Ember (not so popular at the moment), Elm (although is not a framework, it still lacks a lot of stuff), Angular2 (not interested to learn TypeScript yet) and Vue (gaining a lot…

How to set up a Node.js (React ES6) app for production on Ubuntu with Nginx and basic auth

Introduction Node.js is an open source JavaScript runtime environment for easily building server-side and networking applications. The platform runs on Linux, OS X, FreeBSD, and Windows. Node.js applications can be run at the command line, but we'll focus on running them as a service, so that they will…

Libros especiales para mí

He de reconocer que no soy un gran lector. No quiero poner excusas, pero mi generación ha tenido muchas distracciones: ordenadores, videojuegos, Internet, televisión,... Aunque no haya leído todo lo que me habría gustado (algo que quiero poner remedio), soy un gran defensor de la literatura. Es sin lugar a…

Open Source LMS with React and Node.js

UPDATE 08/2016: The project name is Hypatia and [this is the temporal website] (https://theonapps.github.io/hypatia/) and Github repository. Please refer to that site for the latest news regarding the project. Thanks! If everything goes as expected, next semester I will start my final project for my…

Los antecedentes de los medios interactivos

El siguiente artículo es una reflexión sobre la importancia y significación de la vida cotidiana, la globalización y la inteligencia colectiva para el nacimiento de los medios de comunicación en masa y la consolidación de la sociedad de la información. Además, este artículo es un trabajo de la asignatura de…

Javascript: understanding the weird parts [Part 2]

In the previous part of this article, we learned about execution contexts, types and operators, functions, etc. In this part, we are going to learn more about object oriented programming with Javascript. Lecture 53: Classical vs prototypal inheritance Inheritance: one object gets access to the properties and methods of another…

How to create a portfolio in ghost

I've been a Wordpress developer for quite some time, but at some point, I got tired of the massive attention that it was getting from hackers. I also started to feel tired of the old LAMP stack and wanted to have a fresh start with relevant technologies like Node.js,…