For my latest major project, relaunching HolyBible.com, I wrote the front end in AngularJS and the back end as an Express app (the most popular NodeJS web framework). I’ve written gobs of tests in Jasmine (using jasmine-node for server-side tests) and drawn on tons of other open-source packages.
And I have loved it.
A small example: a moment ago, looking up the link for Jasmine, I noted that the latest version released today. My response was, “Ooh—cool!”2
is and boolean rules like
and rather than
let keywords, which will allow for much saner patterns.
Thus the early balding starting by my temples.↩︎
My wife’s bemused response: “Is that another language?” Take that as you will.↩︎
newkeyword and the pseudo-classical object pattern it brings along can go rot in a bog.↩︎