Intro to SailsJS

Intro to SailsJS

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SailsJS is a very customizable MVC NodeJS framework that allows you to build Node apps in a matter of days! It is built on top of ExpressJS framework.

What is Node.js?

“Node.js is a platform built on Chrome’s JavaScript runtime for easily building fast, scalable network applications. Node.js uses an event-driven, non-blocking I/O model that makes it lightweight and efficient, perfect for data-intensive real-time applications that run across distributed devices.” – nodejs.org

Postman – REST Client for your Chrome

Postman – REST Client for your Chrome

Postman is an amazing plugin for Google Chrome, it alows developers to create requests quickly and work easily with REST APIs directly from Chrome without the need to create test or sample apps.

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It provide all the needed REST actions such as POST/GET/PUT/DELETE … etc  As well as Formatted API responses for JSON and XML 

Useful Chrome shortcuts for Mac

Useful Chrome shortcuts for Mac

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Here is a list of the most common keyboard shortcuts for Google Chrome on Mac! Its really useful.

⌘+N Opens a new window.
⌘+T Opens a new tab.
⌘+Shift-N Opens a new window in incognito mode.
⌘+click a link Opens the link in a new tab in the background

JSONView, a must have plugin for developers

JSONView, a must have plugin for developers

If you are a developer dealing with JSON all the time, you would love JSONView plugin for Google Chrome.
JSONView will beautify JSON objects viewed on the browser, so you don’t have to dig into 100+ lines of code trying to figure out how the JSON is structured.

“Currently” , One of the best Google Chrome plugins

“Currently” , One of the best Google Chrome plugins

Recently, I found a plugin called “Currently” which is a simple Google Chrome plugin/extension that that adds a twist to your internet browsing experience. This plugin replaces the “New Tab” screen with a new one that shows the user the current time and the weather! The cool is that the user can customize it in different ways, for example the colors, layout and some other features.