Server-Side Rendering (SSR) in Meteor

Meteor platform is still alive! Of course it is, and it is constantly improved. This isn’t as dynamic process as in the past, but I hope Meteor will be a complete and flexible platform some day. Maybe it needed ...

Why do you think that you always need UI framework?

Let me guess what type of dev you are and what type of clients you have. I can think of two types, you work on projects when the product is very customized, for a client or even for you or ...

Why I keep coming back to Meteor

I probably should say why I keep coming back to the good ol' Meteor. The meteor platform as a whole has been a really useful bag of tools for me. Tools which are simple and complete. Despite this, some time ...

Temperature logger built with JavaScript and Arduino

Besides programming and all that crazy computer stuff, I am also a home brewer. I like to make my own beer at home, but the fermentation process needs some special temperature treatment which can be hard to achieve and it ...

New horizons with Horizon, RethinkDB and React

Update (OCTOBER 05, 2016 ): BOOM! Unfortunatelly RethinkDB is shutting down! https://rethinkdb.com/blog/rethinkdb-shutdown/ Sad news :/ Imagine if you didn't need to write your backend because you got it for free. If all you needed to do was write ...

Live Chat App Using Meteor and the DDP Protocol

For a moment let's forget about all the available live chat solutions out there. Imagine that we want to write our own live chat app and we want to have a small chat widget on all our websites connected to ...