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Creating an Electron Window-to-Window Message Passing System

In Electron, it is certainly easy to create a multi-window application app in Electron, but what if you want to communicate between these windows? Well, here is where we run into some short-comings from the restrictions that comes from avoiding remote code execution in the Chrome V8 Engine, causing a lack of options for communication …

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Themes with Material UI

An additional theme being added to your app, not only adds character to your application, but can also increase accessibility to app. While the Material-UI documentation hasn’t always been clear on how to accomplish this, it’s actually an easy system to become accustom to. We’ll quickly go over how to implement themes and how to …

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Fully-Featured Apps With Electron

For a few years now, Electron has been my go-to framework for developing desktop applications, and through the development process I found myself running into a few different unforeseen nuances, with developers of all kinds, sharing similar concerns when discussing why they abruptly moved away from the framework. Each of the surprises inevitably required additional …

How-To: Foundation 6 with Webpack using Sass

If there was every an issue that arose many times for me, it was trying to get Foundation 6 working with Webpack. Keep in mind that the solution is fairly simple thinking about it, but if you are also reading Sass via Webpack, and want to access Foundation through Sass, a whole new list of …

Using React Redux with Optimal Design Patterns : Redux Sagas

The one thing that was always an issue for me when it came to Redux, were Thunks. Sure, Thunks are great, and they have their place, but did you know you could replace them with something much more functional? Even though everywhere you look you see thunks, if you look around, even at Dan Abramov’s …