Mitchell Simoens Blog

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.

Delaying launch for stores to load

July 02, 20153 min read

A common request I hear from many people is how to delay the application’s method from being executed. First, let’s investigate the problem…

The death of major versions?

June 30, 20152 min read

I for one, love updating an app and seeing a new major version released. It’s like Christmas morning, what new goodies am I gonna get…

Requiring classes

May 21, 20154 min read

Since Ext JS 4 came out, Ext JS supported loading classes on demand during development. You do this using the property in your statement…

How Not To Recruit

May 12, 20154 min read

Recruiters… more precisely tech recruiters… You are a necessary evil but there is a right way and a wrong way to go about recruiting. First…

I hate running in Florida

April 14, 20153 min read

For the last year, I’ve lived in Florida. In this year, my training has been quite different than it did in Missouri (where I lived prior…

Override Compatibility

April 14, 20152 min read

Software is and always will be buggy, let’s be honest. While being honest, Ext JS certain isn’t bug free. So if you’re like me, you may come…