2015-11-29

Configuring Babel 6

Update: This series of blog post has been turned into the book “Setting up ES6” (which is free to read online).


Babel 6 is much more configurable than Babel 5, but also more difficult to configure. This blog post gives tips.

2015-11-27

2015-11-26

ES proposal: string padding

The ECMAScript proposal “String padding” by Jordan Harband & Rick Waldron is part of ECMAScript 2017. This blog post explains it.

2015-11-20

ES proposal: Object.entries() and Object.values()

The following ECMAScript proposal is at stage 4: “Object.values/Object.entries” by Jordan Harband. This blog post explains it.

2015-11-15

The TC39 process for ECMAScript features

This blog post explains the so-called TC39 process, which governs how ECMAScript features are designed, starting with ECMAScript 2016 (ES7).

2015-11-03

Synchronous and asynchronous sequential execution of functions

This blog post examines three ways of executing function sequentially:

  • Synchronously
  • Asynchronously, via Promises
  • Asynchronously, via the library co