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Thinking In React

January 26, 2018 12:39 pm Published by Leave your thoughts
React is a powerful JavaScript framework built around two basic rules: Data flows only one way: From parent to child components (down the component hierarchy) Component restricted scope: A component can only update its own state Being able to build... View Article

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Trop de pauvreté tue l’amour

January 23, 2018 2:07 pm Published by Leave your thoughts
L’histoire Un couple de jeunes étudiants qui sont très amoureux ont une relation presque parfaite, innocente et sans scrupules. Tout est merveilleux jusqu’au jour où s’abattent sur eux une myriade de difficultés qu’ils ne peuvent pas ignorer. Leur amour résistera-t-il... View Article

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My kind of fun

January 15, 2018 11:26 am Published by Leave your thoughts
The Raptors at the Air Canada Center Walk by the beautiful gallery of boutiques and shops all around the Air Canada center arena. If you are a gourmet, why not try some of the fine restaurants near by? Once in... View Article

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2018 Resolutions

January 1, 2018 8:50 am Published by Leave your thoughts
2018 is here! Wow, it feels like the previous year just flew by. I feel greatful about 2017 because I challenged myself at many things, made lots of personal discoveries and learned tremendously. But, I also feel the need to improve... View Article

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Reusing code between components in React

December 29, 2017 7:48 pm Published by Leave your thoughts
Composition Composition in React is the action of using components as building blocks for other components using the techniques of “containment” or “specialization”. Containment Containment is all about creating “empty spots” in a component for any random component to fill.You... View Article

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Lorsque la confience vous quitte

December 25, 2017 1:42 pm Published by Leave your thoughts
Les ressentiments C’est une cruelle sensation que de perdre confience en soit! La moindre chose vous intimide ou vous inquiète. Vous vous imaginez des menaces qui n’existent même pas. Des propos parfois innocent à votre égard vous donnent l’air d’être des... View Article

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Controlled Components

December 21, 2017 5:14 am Published by Leave your thoughts
A controlled component is a form element whose value or behavior is controlled by React. For example: A form generated by a component whose submission is controlled by React An input text, text-area or select whose value is controlled by React... View Article

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Canadian Government Startup Initiative

December 16, 2017 9:04 am Published by Leave your thoughts
The Canadian government just recently launched a program aimed at modernizing its digital services. The rise of tech giants and their disruptive impact on the Canadian way of life (shopping, information consumption, entertainment, …) has pushed the government into seriously considering migrating... View Article