This blog post is a response to Iván Sánchez Ortega's "Leaflet vs OpenLayers 3"
talk, which he
gave at FOSS4G Seoul. I, as an OpenLayers developer, would like to defend
OpenLayers and provide some comments that I think are important making.
The FireFox Sync extension (http://hg.mozilla.org/services/fx-sync)
provides a nice implementation. I'm going to describe that
implementation in this post.
So let's assume we have an application with "classes" (constructors and
prototypes, really ...
feasibility (to myself) I've put together a node.js-based web service
that gets geographic objects from PostGIS and provides a GeoJSON
representation of these objects.
For this I've used node.js, postgres-js and OpenLayers.
I've been reading "The Little Schemer" from Daniel P. Friedman and
Matthias Felleisen. Very interesting reading.
The nineth chapter introduces the Y Combinator function, a pretty
interesting beast! Quoting Crockford: "one of the most strange and
wonderful artifacts of Computer Science". As a primer, here's how the Y ...