Category Archives: General

New release, new site, new blog

I have deployed a new website for Dex which also contains a new release (dex-0.9.0.0). I will deprecate this blog and instead start blogging about Dex on the new site’s blog.   Advertisements

Posted in General | Leave a comment

Checking In

The past couple of weeks have been a flurry of activity and productivity; enough to merit checking in with folks and sharing what I have been up to and what I have learned. I’ve been busy refactoring the core views … Continue reading

Posted in General | Leave a comment

dexjs.net is live!

In the spirit of promoting dex.js as a separate but foundation technology of Dex, I have created a new site called dexjs.net which is fully dedicated to sharing information pertaining to the javascript framework. There are also a number of … Continue reading

Posted in General | Leave a comment

dex.js presentation

dex.js has been becoming a foundation visualization technology in Dex for the past year or so.  However, as is common with coders, I realized that I haven’t really done much to market it whatsoever.  So I figured I’d put a … Continue reading

Posted in General | Leave a comment

Domain Change

If you recently tried to go to the main Dex site and saw GoDaddy Cash Parking advertisements instead; here is why: GoDaddy apparently has set up a program for domain squatters to gain revenue from previously active domains.  The domain … Continue reading

Posted in General | Leave a comment

Running JavaFX in a Docker container

There’s lots of talk nowdays about the cloud, containerization, so I decided to see what it would take to run a JavaFX application within a docker container. It took a bit of work to figure out, but it works great. … Continue reading

Posted in General | 8 Comments

Replacing Grunt/Gulp with NPM

Grunt/Gulp are Overkill (for me) I have come to the conclusion that specialized wrapper/runner systems such as Grunt and Gulp are unnecessary technical debt.  I had previously been using Gulp and all the pertinent Gulp add-ons that I needed and it … Continue reading

Posted in General | Leave a comment