Jasmine JavaScript Testing

By Paulo Ragonha

If you need to take your JavaScript coding to a brand new point of reliability and skillability, this e-book is for you. realize tips on how to use Jasmine for unit trying out while studying most sensible perform for the entire JavaScript universe.

Overview

  • Learn the ability of test-driven improvement whereas making a fully-featured net application
  • Understand the easiest practices for modularization and code association whereas placing your software to scale
  • Leverage the ability of frameworks similar to BackboneJS and jQuery whereas preserving the code quality
  • Automate every thing from spec execution to construct; go away repetition to the monkeys

In Detail

From a bit renegade scripting language to the de facto regular platform of at the present time, JavaScript has turn into a common language on hand within the widest variety of units; it truly is really the 'write as soon as, run all over’ language. even though, as JavaScript purposes develop into extra advanced, checking out and employing sustainable software program engineering practices additionally turn into mandatory.

Jasmine JavaScript checking out is a realistic consultant to a extra sustainable JavaScript improvement approach. you are going to research by means of instance tips to force the improvement of an online program utilizing checks and most sensible practices.

This e-book is ready changing into a greater JavaScript developer. So, through the chapters, you won't simply know about writing exams, but additionally concerning the most sensible practices for writing software program within the JavaScript language. This publication is set acknowledging JavaScript as a true platform for software improvement and leveraging all of its power. additionally, you will find out about tooling and automation and the way to make your lifestyles more uncomplicated and extra productive.

You will methods to create a sustainable codebase with assistance from Jasmine. we'll seriously look into built-in trying out (with a backend NodeJS server) and the way you could pace this technique up by means of faking AJAX requests. As you move in the course of the ebook, you are going to find out about the demanding situations of trying out an software equipped on best of a framework and the way you could hinder your program from being affected by dependency administration hell. additionally, due to the fact your functions have to get into construction, you are going to know about optimizing the code to lessen the variety of requests the browser must make whereas loading your application.

With this publication, you are going to examine every little thing you want to comprehend to turn into a true expert within the ever-demanding JavaScript universe.

What you are going to study from this book

  • Drive your software improvement solely through tests
  • Organize your program code in modules with RequireJS
  • Create a fully-tested jQuery plugin
  • Solve difficulties and research most sensible practices for asynchronous testing
  • Use Stubs and Spies to accomplish speedy unit testing
  • Test-drive a BackboneJS application
  • Optimize your JavaScript code to production
  • Master the facility of tooling and automation with GruntJS
  • Run your exams at the cloud with Travis-CI

Approach

The ebook makes use of a concise, to-the-point method of support builders comprehend and use the facility of Jasmine to create larger and extra maintainable codebases.

Who this ebook is written for

This publication is a must have advisor for internet builders who're new to the concept that of unit trying out. It’s assumed that you've a easy wisdom of JavaScript and HTML.

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Zeitoun

By Dave Eggers

The real tale of 1 relations, stuck among America’s greatest coverage failures: the conflict on terror and the reaction to storm Katrina.
 
Abdulrahman and Kathy Zeitoun run a house-painting company in New Orleans. In August of 2005, as typhoon Katrina ways, Kathy evacuates with their 4 youngsters, leaving Zeitoun to monitor over the enterprise. within the days following the typhoon he travels town by way of canoe, feeding deserted animals and aiding aged buddies. Then, on September sixth, law enforcement officials armed with M-16s arrest Zeitoun in his domestic. advised with eloquence and compassion, Zeitoun is a riveting account of 1 family’s unthinkable fight with forces past wind and water.

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Continental Philosophy of Science

Continental Philosophy of Science presents knowledgeable advisor to the most important twentieth-century French and German philosophical considering on technological know-how.

  • A accomplished creation by means of the editor offers a unified interpretative survey of continental paintings on philosophy of science.

  • Interpretative essays are complemented by way of key primary-source selections.

  • Includes formerly untranslated texts by way of Bergson, Bachelard, and Canguilhem and new translations of texts through Hegel and Cassirer.

  • Contributors comprise Terry Pinkard, Jean Gayon, Richard Tieszen, Michael Friedman, Joseph Rouse, Mary Tiles, Hans-Jöerg Rheinberger, Linda Alcoff, Todd may perhaps, Axel Honneth, and Penelope Deutscher.

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Indiscretions: At the Intersection of Queer and Postcolonial Theory. (Thamyris/Intersecting: Place, Sex and Race)

Within the West, as soon as it appears revolutionary explanations comparable to sexual equality and lesbian and homosexual emancipation are more and more redeployed with a purpose to self-discipline and ostracize immigrant underclass topics, essentially Muslims. Gender and sexuality at the one hand and race, tradition, and/or ethnicity at the different are an increasing number of pressured into separate, jointly particular nation-states. That improvement can't yet undergo at the institution of queer and postcolonial reports as separate educational specializations, between whom relatives are likely to be as cordial as they're detached. This quantity inquires into the probabilities and boundaries of a parceling out of items substitute to the typical scheme, crude yet frequently apposite, during which Western sexual subjectivity is analyzed and criticized via queer thought, whereas postcolonial experiences looks after non-Western racial subjectivity. intercourse, race: continuously already exclusive, but by no means fairly aside. Roderick A. Ferguson has defined liberal pluralism as an "ideology of discreteness" in that it disavows race, gender and sexuality's jointly formative function in political, social, and financial relatives. it really is in that spirit that this quantity advocates the discreet, as a result sensible and circumspect, reconsideration of the (in)discrete realities of race and intercourse. individuals: Jeffrey Geiger, Merill Cole, Jonathan Mitchell and Michael O'Rourke, Jaap Kooijman, Beth Kramer, Maaike Bleeker, Rebecca tremendous Romanow, Anikó Imre, Lindsey Green-Simms, Nishant Shahani, Ryan D. Fong, and Murat Aydemir

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Efter The Pirate Bay

By Jonas Andersson, Pelle Snickars

Issn 1654-6601
isbn 978-91-88468-25-3

The Pirate Bay, företaget som startade 2001 och som är den tjugonde mest besökta webbplatsen i Sverige och bland de a hundred mest besökta i världen.
Sedan starten har TPB varit involverad i ett antal tvistemål. År 2009 förlorade de ett uppmärksammat mål då ägarna tilldömdes ett skadestånd på ca 30 miljoner kronor.
Pirate Bays idé är att göra det enkelt för sina användare att dela torrentfiler med t ex musik och movie. Sidan håller koll på var ip-nummer finns och gör det på så sätt möjligt för användaren att ladda ner torrentfiler
Vilket slags web vill vi egentligen ha? Vem skall bestämma över nätet, och enligt vilka kriterier? Hur bör en progressiv nätpolitik se ut? Var utspelar sig samtidens mest brännande nätpolitiska konflikter? Hur skall guy förstå den delandets kultur som präglar web? Om fildelning är en folkrörelse, är det rimligt att kriminalisera en hel ungdomsgeneration? Kan upphovsrätten modifieras? Vilka framtida affärsmodeller för kultur- och mediedistribution existerar? Efter The Pirate Bay kan ett antal lärdomar dras. De bör ligga until eventually grund för, och användas i utformandet av en progressiv digitalpolitisk schedule. Medverkar i boken gör bland andra Andreas Ekström, Rasmus Fleischer, Lars Ilshammar, Nicklas Lundblad och Karl Sigfrid.

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Journal, I : Ténèbres en terre froide: (1957-1964)

By Charles Juliet

Au tréfonds de l'être, une plaie suinte, que maintiennent à vif maintes de ces questions auxquelles il n'est jamais facile de fournir une réponse : vivre, le faut-il ? Et ce mot, vivre, remark le comprendre ? Quelles significations lui attribuer ? Et que doit-on faire de sa vie ? Quel sens lui donner - ou en recevoir ? Et s'il semble rigoureusement necessary de se connaître, cet être que je suis, quel est-il ? Dois-je le subir dans tout ce qu'il est ? Ou bien puis-je le transformer ? Mais alors dans quel yet, quelle purpose ? Vais-je savoir brûler ce qui m'encombre, désenfouir mon noyau, ne garder en moi que ce qui procède de l'élémentaire, l'originel ? Et cet autrui dont je viens de vérifier à quel element il est mon semblable, vais-je savoir le rejoindre ? Et si je cède à ce désir de me connaître, remark dissoudre l'angoisse qu'il suscite ? remark vaincre l. a. peur de los angeles vie ? l. a. peur de los angeles mort ?...
Mais quand ces questions le taraudent, l'être n'est pas à même de se les formuler. Elles ne sont tout d'abord qu'un malaise, un désarroi, une lancinante sensation d'exil, l'âpre nostalgie de ce que l'on ne saurait nommer, une infranchissable solitude. Et c'est à son insu que l'être se trouve progressivement engagé dans une aventure dont il ne soupçonne ni en quoi elle réside, ni où elle est weak de le mener.
Les notes rassemblées dans ce magazine sont les strains laissées par un homme embarqué dans une telle aventure, et qui, des années plus tard, devra s'avouer qu'en se scrutant los angeles plume à l. a. major, il n'a fait qu'obéir à un pressing besoin de se révéler à soi-même, se clarifier, s'unifier, à l'impérieuse nécessité d'accéder à l. a. liberté, los angeles connaissance, une ineffable lumière.

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The Cinema As Art

Penguin, 1973, Good., a few hide put on. gentle discoloration within covers and on previous few pages. textual content unmarked. fifty four b&w illustrations. [Cinema, movie, movie feedback] Out-of-print and antiquarian booksellers seeing that 1933. We pack and send with care.

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Digital Critical Editions (Topics in the Digital Humanities)

Provocative but sober, electronic severe Editions examines how transitioning from print to a electronic milieu deeply impacts how students take care of the paintings of modifying severe texts. On one hand, forces like altering expertise and evolving reader expectancies result in the improvement of particular editorial items, whereas nevertheless, they threaten conventional different types of wisdom and techniques of textual scholarship.

Using the reports of philologists, textual content critics, textual content encoders, clinical editors, and media analysts, Digital severe Editions levels from philology in historic Alexandria to the imaginative and prescient of user-supported on-line serious modifying, from peer-directed texts disbursed to some to community-edited items formed via the various. The authors talk about the construction and accessibility of files, the emergence of instruments utilized in scholarly paintings, new enhancing regimes, and the way the readers' expectancies evolve as they navigate electronic texts. The aim: exploring questions similar to, what sort of textual content is produced? Why is it produced during this specific way?

Digital severe Editions presents electronic editors, researchers, readers, and technological actors with insights for addressing disruptions that come up from the conflict of conventional and electronic cultures, whereas additionally supplying a realistic roadmap for processing conventional texts and collections with modern state of the art enhancing and examine concepts therefore addressing readers' new rising studying habits.

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The Impact of Inequality: How to Make Sick Societies Healthier

By Richard G. Wilkinson

Comparing the U.S. with different marketplace democracies and one kingdom with one other, this e-book bargains irrefutable proof that unequal societies create terrible future health, extra social clash, and extra violence. Richard Wilkinson, a pioneering social scientist, addresses the starting to be feeling—so universal within the United States—that sleek societies, regardless of their fabric good fortune, are social disasters. The impression of Inequality explains why inequality has such devastating results at the caliber and size of our lives.

Wilkinson exhibits that inequality results in pressure, pressure creates affliction at the person and mass point, and total society suffers common sadness and excessive degrees of violence, melancholy, and distrust around the social spectrum. The facts he provides is incontrovertible: social and political equality are necessary to increase existence for everybody. Wilkinson argues that even small discounts in inequality could make a major difference—for, as this publication explains, social relatives are continually equipped on fabric foundations.

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Fundamentals of Collection Development and Management

By Peggy Johnson

During this sweeping revision of a textual content that has develop into an authoritative ordinary, specialist teacher and librarian Peggy Johnson addresses the paintings of controlling and updating library collections, no matter if positioned in the community or accessed remotely. every one bankruptcy bargains entire insurance of 1 point of assortment improvement and administration, together with various feedback for extra interpreting and narrative case stories exploring the problems. Johnson completely considers

  • Traditional administration subject matters similar to association of the gathering, weeding, staffing, and policymaking
  • Maintaining efficient relationships with proprietors and publishers, and different vital buying and budgeting topics
  • The results of speedily altering details supply and entry applied sciences, the evolving wishes and expectancies of library clients, and new roles for topic specialists

Johnson bargains a entire journey of this crucial self-discipline and situates the basic principles of assortment improvement and administration in old and theoretical standpoint, bringing this contemporary vintage totally modern.

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