Category: Development

  • Seeing the Model Railroad

    Okay, now that we’ve covered models exhaustively, it’s time to actually see something, to move to the View part of our Model-View-Controller-ish application.

  • Model railroads: Part 3

    There’s a few other methods I’d like to show you that you can use with models, particularly ones that can track changes in your model’s properties. As before, I’ve got examples of these snippets that you can play with at JS Bin.

  • Model Railroads: Part 2

    Chugging right along, let’s continue working on our Model Railroad with Backbone.js. Last time, we looked into creating a model. Today, we’ll cover a few of the standard methods you can use within your Model class.

  • Plain Jane objects vs. Backbone models

    Picking up from where we left off yesterday, let’s take a look at what you would see in regular JavaScript object compared to a Backbone.js model.

  • Model railroading with Backbone.js

    All aboard! We’re building a model railroad using Backbone.js.

  • Grow some backbone, will ya?

    Okay, so let’s talk about Backbone.js and hopefully I can show you quickly what it is, how I’ve used it, and where to get some good tutorials. I also hope to follow up this post with some tutorials of my own.