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Exploring Polymer js through the Polymer CLI

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A few words about Polymer's World View before we get started. Polymer has a sort of back to nature approach in the sense that it puts elements in the center of developing the web. From polymer's perspective web applications should be built using and extending the web components instead of scripts hanging here and there acting and reacting to user action.

Setting up Drupal 8 to serve content to your Backbone.js application.

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In this quick tutorial I will show you how to set up a simple RESTful Web Service in Drupal 8 to serve articles to your Backbone.js application using Drupal views. Setting up a Drupal 8 website as a web service for Backbone .js is easier than you think since all the modules you need are already in Drupal 8 core.

QR Code, a love - hate relationship and where are we now?

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If you Google "QR codes," you will find two types of articles: those that are still selling the idea that QR codes will change the world, and those that despise QR codes with passion (and praise every other technology they believe will replace QR codes). In this post, I will elaborate on where we are now (2014) and where are we heading with this technology.

Improving HTML5 app performance with GPU accelerated CSS transitions

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Design and performance can make or break your app, so in today's consumer market it is essential to focus on both. In this article I will demonstrate a technique for enhancing the graphical performance of your web app by unlocking the potential of the graphical processing unit (GPU).