Appcelerator and Promises

Ricardo Alcocer from Appcelerator will start the night out with some JavaScript->mobile using the Appcelerator Platform.

Stuart Knightley will get technical talking about 'promises' - take a look at his work with q-connection which is very cool.

Stuart says: "If you've ever been lost in a nest of callbacks you understand that asynchronous operations can easily become unmanageable. Promises can reduce the pain of async programming. In this presentation I'll show you what they are, how to use them, some useful tools and how in the end they can make your code cleaner (and you happier). I'll finish off by taking a quick look at some examples of how far the power of promises go."

 

I'll end the night with a lightning-demo using JS to select a couple giveaways of JavaScript The Good Parts, by Doughlas Crockford.

Hope you can make it!

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  • Syargey T.

    W bfj

    April 9, 2013

  • Stuart

    The slides from my presentation are available here http://stuartk.com/files/promises-presentation/

    3 · April 8, 2013

    • Lyle T.

      Stuart - thanks so much and extra bonuses for the slides!

      April 9, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Interesting stuff :)

    April 9, 2013

  • Esref D.

    cool

    April 9, 2013

  • Lyle T.

    Ok - this is the feed: http://youtu.be/e9xx8QxSvhY
    Is it working?

    3 · April 8, 2013

    • Min

      Cool thx it works

      April 8, 2013

    • Jerome

      Lyle....you the MAN...you just saved us hours of driving, and because of you....the world is better and more efficient....many thanks

      1 · April 9, 2013

  • Esref D.

    Cool event!!

    1 · April 8, 2013

  • Daniel F.

    Congratulations! Was a very good presentation!

    April 8, 2013

  • Syargey T.

    Waiting for live stream as well.

    April 8, 2013

  • Suyash J.

    will attend via livestream

    April 8, 2013

  • Jerome

    live streaming !!!!!!please please.....

    3 · April 7, 2013

    • Lyle T.

      It's all about the two talkers and what they can help make happen. I plan to do a streaming google hangout. I'll post it up here when we start.

      3 · April 7, 2013

    • Daniel F.

      Thanks =D

      April 8, 2013

  • Daniel F.

    I'm in Brazil. I can attend if you using Google Hangout (Live stream).

    1 · March 20, 2013

    • Lyle T.

      I will work hard this time to live stream this event.

      4 · March 22, 2013

    • Daniel F.

      Thank you very much!

      March 24, 2013

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