Some experiments and thoughts on all things from Mitchell Simoens
Written by Mitchell Simoens who is a long time nerd developing software and building computers and gadgets. Anything expressed on this website are Mitchell Simoens's alone and do not represent his employer.

Loading Ext.Direct api

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Personally, I use a technology called Ext.Direct for my projects. Ext.Direct is platform and language agnostic remote procedure call protoco...

SFTP server in Node.js

3 min read

I have a project that I want to start working on but first needed to create a quick proof-of-concept (POC) to make sure I can do what I want...

React dispatcher, improved

4 min read

React is a very fast view layer and that's it. Ok, we all know that (I hope). React doesn't handle any business logic for user interactions

this is undefined, what?

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Playing around the other day with ES6 and classes and ran upon a strange error. It was simple code, a base class, a subclass and a construct...

Format your numbers!

3 min read

Yesterday, I posted about a gripe on not pluralizing text based on the value that text was associated to. Today, I visited a site and notice...

Pluralize text

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One of my gripes is when I see text that should be singular but shows plural when the value before it is one. It's 2015, surely we can detec...

Instances on prototype are bad!

4 min read

I've been seeing something a lot lately and I wanted to take a quick second to talk about it. This is creating instances and placing them on...

List and the scrollDock config

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With Ext JS 6 modern toolkit and Sencha Touch 2, you can have docked items on an Ext.dataview.List without wrapping the List in a Container...

Ext JS Router Mixin!

4 min read

Ever since I was able to implement a router into Ext JS (beginning with 5.0.0) it has been one of the best feature adds for application deve...

I have a need that I've solved before but have never been happy with my solutions. So today I decided to give it another go. It's taking hie...

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