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Testing javascript applications with Selenium, Async/Await, and Jest

javascript node.js 

The last time I used Selenium, in 2015, I hated it. It was slow, brittle, and difficult to get working. These days, it can actually be fun!

Wed Mar 28 2018

ActionHero V18: Async/Await

actionhero javascript typescript 

Today we’ve released ActionHero v18.0.0!

Sat Oct 07 2017

CloudFlare and Server-Side React: Overzealous Optimization with Auto-Minify

javascript react 

I spent a few hours today sorting out why a new React + Next.JS site was working great locally, but when deployed to production I was…

Mon Aug 14 2017

Looking for a new ElasticDump Maintainer. It could be you!

elasticsearch javascript 

There often comes a time in an open-source project’s lifecycle when the original maintainer needs to move on. Today, that person is me, and…

Fri Jun 09 2017

Why Choose Actionhero

actionhero javascript node.js typescript 

or: Actionhero is the Node.js server for when your project grows up

Tue Feb 28 2017

Actionhero + Standard.js

actionhero javascript node.js 

I don’t want to talk about ESLint ever again. I don’t ever want to talk about "code style" ever again. I want to write code, and I want the…

Wed Dec 14 2016

ActionHero v15.1.2: Security Release

actionhero javascript node.js 

Today we released the first-ever security release for ActionHero.

Fri Oct 28 2016

ActionHero and Node.JS v7

actionhero javascript node.js 

Does ActionHero work with with the newly released Node.js v7?

Wed Oct 26 2016

ActionHero V15.0.0 and Release Cadence

actionhero javascript node.js open_source 

A quick note to say that ActionHero has reached version 15. You can read the full release notes here.

Sun Aug 07 2016

Building and Testing ActionHero Plugins

actionhero javascript node.js 

Over the past few months, I’ve been working on projects which grew to become ActionHero Plugins. ActionHero is a Node.js framework for…

Mon Jul 25 2016