What can we learn from how jQuery symbiotically pushed the Web Platform forward?

When Ajax happened we had popular frameworks in Prototype, Dojo, and MooTools, but it was jQuery that took over and went to the next level in popularity and usage. Since then we have moved through eras of sprinkling in some JavaScript to a web page, to larger frameworks to enable SPAs: Backbone, Angular, and the […]

The Evolving State of Web Development

Wow, it looks like the web development is in a really sorry state! As I read the bileblog-esque post I found myself acknowledging some of the points, but also feeling like the baby was being thrown out of the bath water. Writing my first web page to serve to lynx and mosaic was so simple. […]