Java, JavaScript

JavaScript Evolution: from scripting language in 1995 through Ajax, jQuery, Node to JS frameworks and libraries in 2015

JavaScript is celebrating 20th anniversary in 2015. It’s a language with a changeable history and carries a lot of baggage from its childhood, but as it leaves its teenage years behind it, now it’s a language that has finally grown up. JavaScript made a revolution in web by allowing scripts to run in a browser.… Continue reading JavaScript Evolution: from scripting language in 1995 through Ajax, jQuery, Node to JS frameworks and libraries in 2015

Computing, Java, Node.js

Node.js vs Java: What to Choose

In the history of computing first Java appeared, then close on its heels came JavaScript. The names made them seem like conjoined twins newly detached, but they couldn't be more different. One of them compiled and statically typed; the other interpreted and dynamically typed. That's only the beginning of the technical differences between these two… Continue reading Node.js vs Java: What to Choose

Java, jQuery

From JavaScript to jQuery

JavaScript has been popular with the developers for a number of years and has been more discussed than jQuery. However it seems to me that we should also pay attention to jQuery as, I bet, we could find a number of interesting facts about it. Let`s start from the brief history of the two. Initially… Continue reading From JavaScript to jQuery