Single Page Apps with Backbone JS
Learn to structure your JS code using Backbone JS Framework.
jQuery is great for websites that need simple AJAX interactions and some effects (example Youtube/Flickr). However, if you want to build complex single page web applications like Gmail or Mobile Me, you need something more than jQuery. Keeping track of DOM elements to be updated in response to a particular action or result of an ajax query can become overwhelming very fast.
In this talk, we will go over building a simple Backbone.js application and discuss some tricks and techniques that I have discovered while building supportbee.com. Depending on time, we can also talk a little bit about testing Backbone code with Jasmine