March 2018 DoneJS Community Update

CanJS 4 & DoneJS 2 CanJS 4 and DoneJS 2 are out! Check out those blog posts for the full details on the new: debugging tools (hello can-debug) streaming property definitions (goodbye listening to...

Improved Error Handling in DoneJS

DoneJS now features improved error handling and messaging for those on donejs@2. In recent weeks we have added:

December 2017 DoneJS Community Update

CanJS updates The core team has been focusing our attention on shipping CanJS 4.0, which will make CanJS easier to debug with queues for error-free and traceable code.

October 2017 DoneJS Community Update

We’ve made a lot of progress on the highest-voted items from the community survey in September.

September 2017 DoneJS Community Update

Lots of notable releases, community projects, and technical content were released in the DoneJS community last month! This post outlines some of the highlights from September 2017.

Introducing React-View-Model — MVVM with React

At Bitovi, we’ve built a few projects with React, and we like its straightforward API and using JSX for templates. Redux is common in the React community, and we know it’s not the right solution for...

How to Integrate Other Libraries using Symbols

CanJS, for better or worse, allows a near endless variety of design choices. If you like MVC, MVVM, centralized state management, etc, you can build your app that way. Enabling this level of...

Coping with Stateful Code

In this article we will: Learn why stateful packages challenge stability See an example of a stateful package Identify CanJS’s stateful packages Provide strategies that minimize the problems with...

Removing Side Effects - some juice isn't worth the squeeze

In this article, we will: Learn about modules with side effects Understand how CanJS removed side effects in plugins See a preview of how plugins in views might work

How to Manage Code Across Many Independent Repositories

The first, and most important step to supporting stability and innovation within CanJS's codebase has been breaking up CanJS into individual repositories, each with its own npm package and semantic...