Thomas Hunter

  I came here to kick ass, write code, and chew bubble gum. And I'm all out of gum.


3 Stories by Thomas Hunter

Node.js ORMs and why you shouldn’t use them

In this tutorial, we’ll consider three reasons why you should avoid using ORM (object-relational mapping) in your project. While the concepts discussed are applicable...
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Node.js task runners: Are they right for you?

This post will cover the following topics: The history and philosophy behind Node.js Why task runners were developed for Node.js Different approaches taken by...
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Common API mistakes and how to avoid them

The advice in this article applies to any API. However, some of the issues we’ll consider are easier to encounter when the application is...
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