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    • Fast, easy and reliable testing for anything that runs in a browser. Install Cypress in seconds and take the pain out of front-end testing.
    • cypress_io, Cypress, tests, amazing open source, CI test data
  • Using GraphQL & Node.js Express to Build a Neat E-Commerce App
    • Chances are we’re still stuck with them for a little while, and then we’ll never hear from them again. Nowhere is the “trend” phenomenon more obvious than in our developer universe, where…
    • GraphQL API, new query language, consumable GraphQL API, product details, API endpoint URL
  • Episode 7: Five Things About TypeScript
    • Learn more at https://aka.ms/5things-azureTo watch more episodes go to https://aka.ms/FiveThingsPlaylist Learn five of the coolest features of TypeScript from Technical Fellow, Anders Hejlsberg. How c
    • asynchronous callback hell, editors better check, Control Flow Analysis, Anders Hejlsberg, coolest features

  • Cypress is the new standard in front-end testing that every developer and QA engineer needs.
  • Cypress has been made specifically for developers and QA engineers, to help them get more done.
  • Cypress benefits from our amazing open source community – and our tools are evolving better and faster than if we worked on them alone.
  • Built from the ground up Cypress is based on a completely new architecture.

Tags: cypress_io, Cypress, tests, amazing open source, CI test data

  • Well integrate GraphQL with Node.js Express to create a small e-commerce app.
  • Still, more and more developers will turn towards GraphQL for their new APIs, because it solves a lot of the problems that pushed them to scratch their heads with RESTs multiple endpoints.
  • So, what should youdo?Its entirely up to you, but there are situations where GraphQL starts to look like the best option: – If you have multiple clients, because they simply write their own queries, in the language of their choice, GraphQL supports them all;If you work on different platforms: web,…
  • Building an e-commerce app: Node.js Express GraphQLdemoIn this demo, well craft a small shop web application from scratch.
  • Well also create a configuration file in our project root containing things such as an API endpoint URL and Snipcart API key.

Tags: GraphQL API, new query language, consumable GraphQL API, product details, API endpoint URL

  • Learn more at watch more episodes go to five of the coolest features of TypeScript from Technical Fellow, Anders Hejlsberg.
  • How can TypeScript help editors better check and improve our JavaScript?
  • How does TypeScript use Control Flow Analysis?
  • Learn these and why Anders is having so much fun creating compilers in this episode of Five Things!

Tags: asynchronous callback hell, editors better check, Control Flow Analysis, Anders Hejlsberg, coolest features

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