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Hugh Jackson

JS Devving, FP loving, NPM module authoring son-of-a-gun. Whipping up tech magic at @zeebox

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Why Curry Helps

A programmer’s pipe-dream is to write code, and be able to use it repeatedly with little effort. It’s expressive bec...

Vars And Values

Sometimes I hear JavaScript dev throw around the terms vars and values as synonyms for each other. Realising that th...

Tapping Into The Method Chain

Objects and methods are a big deal. They’re the core way in which JavaScript defines functionality against a type; w...

Jslint Is Not A Code Quality Tool For 3rd Party Code

Doug Crockford’s JSLint performs static analysis on Javascript, returning a list of what Crockford considers to be vi...

Prototypes: The Short(est Possible) Story

Prototypal inheritance is a brilliantly simple concept. Javascript’s syntax, however, often confuses new-comers. Le...