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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.

A Naming Strategy

December 19, 20144 min read

A common method when developing an application is to be event driven. This allows your code to be very flexible. Not being event driven can…

Store Listeners

December 18, 20145 min read

No doubt, you likely have a store or two in your Ext JS/Touch application. Have you had to add a listener to the store to do something…

A cause in poor performance

December 17, 20143 min read

Over the years of working with Ext JS and Sencha Touch, I’ve gotten to see lots of code both from projects I’ve worked on and for the many…

Wordpress is slow, Ghost is better?

December 17, 20143 min read

The de facto standard of blog software is Wordpress, I’m sure everyone has heard of it. You can do quite a bit with it: install themes…

Holiday Spirit

December 16, 20143 min read

This last weekend my wife and I were eating at a Panera Bread Company store for lunch. My wife noticed the gift tree they had next to the…

Abstract vs Override

December 04, 20148 min read

Developing large single-page applications can be a daunting task. I’ve seen web applications approach a million lines of code. That’s…