Building Single Page Apps with Backbone.js and CoffeeScript
Submitted by Vagmi Mudumbai (@vagmi) on Wednesday, 18 January 2012
Section: Default Technical level: Intermediate Session type: Tutorial
The objective is to introduce the concept of single page applications, why it is useful and to demonstrate the usefulness of a framework like Backbone.js with a simple application while coding in Coffeescript.
The session would introduce Backbone.js and Coffeescript to audience via simple and easy to understand application. We will be building a simple application hands on while we introduce various concepts of Backbone.js such as Models, Collections, Views, Router and Backbone.sync while coding with what I understand are the best practices for organizing client side code.