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Functional jQuery

  • May 15, 2013 · 7:00 PM
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A look at jQuery in action - the kinds of stuff you can do with it and more.

To jQuery and Beyond...

If you are going to build a large application, jQuery alone is not enough. Far Jangtrakool will present on some examples of frameworks that utilize jQuery and explore concept of MVVM (Model View View Model) and MVC (Model View Controller).

About Far Jangtrakool

Far currently works at the Walt Disney Studios as Sr. Software Engineer (UI). Their team builds web applications to help improve business process and asset management. Far has previously worked for the Rubicon Project, FOX, and

Creating, Adding and Moving Content

Natalie will continue her beginner's series by stepping us through creating, adding and moving content within the DOM.

About Natalie MacLees

Natalie MacLees is a front-end web developer and UI designer and is founder + principal of the interactive agency, Purple Pen Productions. In 2012 she published jQuery for Designers with Packt Publishing. She founded and runs the jQuery LA Users' Group and together with Noel Saw she heads up the Southern California WordPress User’s Group, organizing WordPress meetups, help sessions, and workshops. She makes her online home at



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  • A former member
    A former member

    It was good. The talks were good, I learn something new about bootstrap and had my questions about clientside mvc answered.

    May 16, 2013

  • duc

    Love the meeting and very informative. Keep up the good work.

    1 · May 15, 2013

  • Ignacio C.

    Pretty cool and presenters where helpful by asking multiple times if people had questions.

    1 · May 15, 2013

  • Saba

    Will the presentation or notes be available if some of can't make it tonight? Thanks.

    1 · May 15, 2013

  • Alex C.

    How is JQuery used in developing mobile apps?

    May 14, 2013

    • Far J.

      You can do mobile web app with jQuery mobile or use PhoneGap to compile and run it on iPhone, Android, Windows Mobile, Blackberry.

      1 · May 14, 2013

  • John B.

    Looking forward to getting a grasp on jQuery - !

    May 4, 2013

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