What the Heck is Node.js?

By: Brad van der Laan, C.Tech.Brad van der Laan, C.Tech.

Hi Brad, I started looking into doing web development and have been hearing about Node.js; what the heck is that? Good question, as the name implies Node.js, or just Node for short, is JavaScript; Node is a cross-platform runtime environment and library used to run applications written in JavaScript outside of a web browser. Node… To read more click here.

What the Heck is the Strict Comparison Operator

By: Brad van der Laan, C.Tech.Brad van der Laan, C.Tech.

Hi Brad I’m new to Qt Quick and while I’ve been learning the QML scripting language I’ve noticed that often in coding examples I’ve seen people use three equals signs when comparing values instead of two. What the heck is that? The comparison operators which use three characters vs. two are called the Strict Comparison… To read more click here.

Scrum: Its a culture not a process

By: Brad van der Laan, C.Tech.Brad van der Laan, C.Tech.

One of the things I heard a lot when first introducing Scrum to my organization was that Scrum wasn’t agile, that it didn’t follow the manifesto’s statement of people over process since Scrum is a process ( actually its a framework not a process ). Something one of my colleges told me that really bugs… To read more click here.