JavaScript

Learning "Eloquent JavaScript"

I've been "developing" in JavaScript for nearly 10 years. To be honest, I've mainly been using libraries and frameworks like jQuery, prototype(gasp!), mooTools, Ext JS, and AngularJS. There's been a lot of criticism of frameworks recently. Some feel that frameworks are simply too costly in terms of performance. However…

Conditional Build Tasks with gulp-if

I'm a bit of a Gulp novice. However, I've found it quite easy to create a smooth build process for my apps. Until today, I was using a process that would call a specific task to then run a series of other tasks. Bad Build Process For example, I had…