Luna is a unit testing framework for testing JavaScript in a browser. Syndicode news

Luna is a unit testing framework for testing JavaScript in a browser

Despite you might think that there are thousands of tools like this, there are not many similar ones indeed. All the special thing about Luna is that it has no configuration. We found this simple, modern, opinionated testing framework for JavaScript accidentally. Then we decided that many other people should have already know about it. But unfortunately, there are not many people using Luna. So today Syndicode decided to share this repository with you. Luna is a unit testing framework for testing JavaScript in a browser…

What technologies are in use by 20,000 JavaScript developers in 2018? Syndicode news

The State of JavaScript 2018. What technologies are in use by 20,000 JavaScript developers in 2018?

This survey is well-known with developers since 2016. And what is more important, with a pinch of analysis, The State of JavaScript 2018 can help business to create new successful products. The scope of technologies that are in use by 20,000 JavaScript developers in 2018 can tell a lot about the industry, trends, dominating leaders and even predict some demand for the new products developed using the most popular JS frameworks. 

Meet Babel 7 huge release! Syndicode news

Meet Babel 7 huge release!

As you might know, Babel is a JS transpiler that is popular for its ability to turn ES6 or ES7 into the code that can run on your browsers and devices. As most of them still support older standards. With Babel, you can write your code in the latest conventions and not worry about compatibility errors. It’s been 3 years from the las Babel update – Babel 6. And now we want you to meet Babel 7 huge release!

Monthly most popular JS repositories. Chilling time. Syndicode JS digest

Monthly most popular JS repositories. Chilling time

While we were preparing this issue we encountered a simple but vital question asked on dev.to. What are the latest trends in frontend development nowadays? Making a scope of the most popular open source projects will help us better understand what is going on in the web development world. This time we’ll do a brief analysis of the monthly most popular JS repositories. Chilling time is the best part of the summer, so to get more time for relaxation – read about, explore and use these great tools. They’ll save your time! For example, a mechanism for programmatically making web requests in the browser, diagrams and flowcharts generator, UI kit, React boilerplate, JS storage to improve the offline experience, text-based browser and many more of interesting and useful repositories!

Weekly most popular JS repositories. April blossom. JS digest

Weekly most popular JS repositories. April blossom

It’s so good in April! On one hand, we shouldn’t keep your attention and make you stay in front of your screen any longer. Because there’s the real spring outside! But on the other hand, there are so many interesting things we’d like to share with you! Let’s make a deal. Now you will read about the latest weekly most popular JS repositories. April blossom then will take you outside to enjoy all the beauty of spring. Getting down to business, in our new JS digest you’ll find tools to improve the quality of web pages, charting and visualization libraries, input mask library, mobile component, dependency-free JavaScript ES6 slider and more… Enjoy!