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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.

React dispatcher, improved

August 26, 20154 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?

August 15, 20153 min read

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…

Format your numbers!

August 13, 20153 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…

Pluralize text

August 12, 20152 min read

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…

Instances on prototype are bad!

July 29, 20154 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

July 24, 20151 min read

With Ext JS 6 modern toolkit and Sencha Touch 2, you can have docked items on an without wrapping the in a or like this: Notice the…