Flux: Reduce Your Side Effects

(Note: we're using "reduce" strictly in the computer science sense in this article, lest anyone be confused.) Flux is awesome but there are still numerous open questions. One of the toughest, which everyone has to face sooner or later is: where do API calls belong? I am not really sure…

Library of The Week: Humane.js

Having covered Vex and SweetAlert, this week's topic is yet another notification library: Humane.js. Humane has a slightly different purpose from the other two, which are relatively similar to each other. Whereas Vex and SweetAlert create modal dialogs, Humane is focused on non-blocking notifications similar to classic desktop notifications.…