Books: 5

Knockout.js

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Learn how to design and create amazing web applications using KnockoutJS
KnockoutJS is a JavaScript library that provides you with a sophisticated way of communicating between your UI and the underlying data model to create rich and desktop-like web UIs. Starting with a basic web application, you'll work your way through full featured, real-world applications in order more » to learn how to make the most of this fantastic library. You'll discover how to build reusable widgets, integrate with external UI libraries such as jQuery UI, and build mobile-first responsive applications and single-page applications. By the end of this book, you will understand how to use this library, and how easy it can be to develop a model-based system. This book is a hands-on guide with step-by-step instructions, leading you through practical illustrations that will show you every aspect of a KnockoutJS project. « less
2015
Implement a successful JavaScript-rich application with KnockoutJS, jQuery, and Bootstrap
KnockoutJS is a Model View ViewModel (MVVM) framework that allows you to simplify the design of complex user. Knockout makes data manipulation simple and leads to maintainable web applications. KnockoutJS Essentials gives you an insight into the best practices when designing and building MVVM web more » applications using the KnockoutJS framework. Packed with real-world tasks, this book starts with an introduction to the Knockout library, helping you make organizational and design decisions. You get a walk-through of the key concepts and terms that are common to development of Knockout applications. Finally, you will learn about the full-stack Knockout framework DurandalJS, which will give you all the tools you need to write complete single-page applications. « less
2015
Efficiently work with data, web templates, and custom HTML tags using KnockoutJS
ABOUT THIS BOOK * Simplify page logic with automated calculations and control the visibility of your CSS elements with the help of robust yet friendly templates * Create your own custom HTML tags that provide dynamic interactive logic using meaningful markup naming conventions and structures * Use more » best practices to work with simple as well as complex data that interacts with your view components WHO THIS BOOK IS FOR This book is for web developers and designers who work with HTML and JavaScript to help them manage data and interactivity with data using KnockoutJS. Knowledge about jQuery will be useful but is not necessary. WHAT YOU WILL LEARN * Understand the MVVM design is and how it can be made approachable * Simplify the usability of simple and detailed data collections * Work with web form fields including simpler ways to manage nested data collections * Manage your nested data collections efficiently, with web form fields * Use the alternative mapping style of coding with KnockoutJS mapping * Learn the joy of browser-side templates to render KnockoutJS friendly code * Create your own custom HTML tags that provide dynamic interactive logic using meaningful markup naming conventions and structures * Simplify page logic with automated calculations and control the visibility of your CSS elements with the help of robust yet friendly templates IN DETAIL Knockout is a jQuery-friendly library that helps you to create rich, responsive displays and editor user interfaces with a clean underlying data model. Starting with the installation and configuration of KnockoutJS, this book will describe the ins and outs of working with forms using arrays, nesting, and grids. You will learn about event binding and context binding properties using JSON and AJAX. You will then explore the features of KnockoutJS like mapping and how to go about it using controller options. You will also learn how to use this feature for mapping multiple objects and managing them. This book provides an in-depth explanation of native templates, enhanced collection handling, and render event handling using third-party template engines. By the end of the book, you will have knowledge of all the different functionalities KnockoutJS has to offer. « less
2015
Building Dynamic Client-Side Web Applications
Use Knockout.js to design and build dynamic client-side web applications that are extremely responsive and easy to maintain. This example-driven book shows you how to use this lightweight JavaScript framework and its Model-View-ViewModel (MVVM) pattern. You'll learn how to build your own data bindings, more » extend the framework with reusable functions, and work with a server to enhance your client-side application with persistence. In the final chapter, you'll build a shopping cart to see how everything fits together. If you're a web developer with experience in JavaScript, HTML, and CSS, you're ready for Knockout. « less
2014
Learn how to knock out your next app in no time with KnockoutJS
Knockout is a JavaScript library that allows developers to create rich, responsive display and editor user interfaces with a clean underlying data model. It's a JavaScript MVVM library to help you create rich, dynamic user interfaces with clean maintainable code. KnockoutJS Starter guide pulls from more » real-world professional app development experiences and brings those to readers in a way that is easy to understand. It works through practical examples in order to showcase both the power of the KnockoutJS library, and illustrate best practices when developing apps. « less
2012