./Brandon Blaylock

Brandon started coding over 15 years ago. After taking a short break to teach college, he found his way back to software development. He spends most of his time on the front-end writing JavaScript, but enjoys working on the server as well. Brandon believes that writing for DailyDrip is a great way to combine two things he cares about a great deal: software and education.

Articles

Some First Impressions of GlimmerJS

on 2017-06-08

Creating and Updating Records

We are looking at updating records with Ember using Dockyard's Ember Changeset addon.

on 2016-12-29

Linking your addon locally and running tests

Creating an Addon - Part 2: Testing our Addon and Linking it Locally.

on 2016-12-28

Completing Our Addon

Finishing the addon, publishing it to npm, and setting up CI.

on 2016-12-28

Solution and Prep

Looking at how we extended our pagination in the exercise and a bunch of links about developing addons.

on 2016-12-28

Addon Service Completion Solution

Creating an Addon - Part 4: Exercise Solution for Fetching Data for our Addon.

on 2016-12-28

Fastboot

What is Fastboot and how can we use it in our apps?

on 2016-12-28

Serializers - Munging some payloads

Learning about Serializers and Munging Through Irregular Payloads.

on 2016-12-28

Solution and Prep

Solution to the previous exercise adding validation to record creation and preparatory reading on the Ember Runloop.

on 2016-12-28

Deploy to Heroku

Here we look at prepping our Ember app to deploy and deploying it to Heroku.

on 2016-12-28

Exercise and link dump

Exercise to Complete the Data Fetching Portion of our Addon and Links covering DevOps, Actions, Tips, Authentication.

on 2016-12-28

Component Yield and Attributes

Wrapping components can yield context to their wrapped items. We can also really customize a component's HTML element's attributes.

on 2016-12-28

Links Dump and an Exercise

Links coving Serializers and Adapters, Mini Talks from Ember Camp London, Broccoli and RSVP, Testing addons, and Ember-ci. Exercise munging relationships out of our payload.

on 2016-12-28

Back to Actions: Some more details

Going into More Detail with Ember Actions.

on 2016-12-28

Getting started with the Run Loop

Learning the basics of the Ember Runloop.

on 2016-12-28

A Bit More Detail on Template Conditionals

We go over Inline conditionals and other uses of `{{else}}`

on 2016-12-28

Solution and Prep

Solution to converting a few observers to computed properties and a few links about Fastboot and Deploys.

on 2016-12-28

Ember Wrap up

Wrapping up, some places for further learning and some resources to help you moving forward.

on 2016-12-28

Links and Exercise

Here we have an exercise to add validation to record creation. We also look at some links covering the Ember Let addon from The Frontside, a talk by Charles Lowell about immutability, typecasting, and the Yarn package manager.

on 2016-12-28

Solution and Prep

Here we go over the solutions to the computed exercise and get a few links about templates.

on 2016-12-28