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Getting My Hands Dirty with Aurelia's Binding Engine, Part Two

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Last week, we looked at some hardcore Aurelia code written by Jeremy Danyow that helps create data-driven forms. This week, we'll check out how I used what I learned from Jeremy's code to answer a Stack Overflow question from my fellow Aurelia Core Team Member…

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Aurelia Binding Behavior Binding Engine

Getting My Hands Dirty with Aurelia's Binding Engine, Part One

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Last year, I was preparing for a talk on extending Aurelia. The talk would look at how Value Converters, Custom Attributes, Custom Elements, and Binding Behaviors can be used to extend Aurelia's binding engine. I was well versed in building the first three, as…

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From a Node Console App to an Aurelia App

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Introduction One of the great things about Aurelia is how it simply gets out of your way and allows you to focus on your own code. Another thing that's great about Aurelia is that it makes it easy to write your very own Todo list application. And let's be hone…

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A Busy August!

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Everyone attending NDC Sydney or Code on the Beach in August should plan on coming to see my talks. I'll be doing an Introductory talk on Aurelia at NDC Sydney on Friday at 16:20. I'm doing a more advanced exploration of Aurelia's extension points, including…

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Aurelia Custom Elements Custom Attributes Dependency Injection

Accessing an Aurelia Custom Element's ViewModel from a Custom Attribute on that Element

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Introduction If you're familiar with working with Aurelia custom attributes, you'll know that you can have the Element that the attribute is attached to injected in to your attribute's viewmodel. But did you know that you can actually determine if your custom…