Detecting Inactive Users

December 13th, 2019

Most of the time you don’t really care about whether a user is actively engaged or temporarily inactive on your application. Inactive, meaning, perhaps they got up to get a drink of water, or more likely, changed tabs to do something else for a bit. There are situations, though, when tracking the user activity and…

An Early Look at the Vue 3 Composition API in the Wild

November 13th, 2019

I recently had an opportunity to try the new Vue Composition API in a real project to check where it might be useful and how we could use it in the future. Until now, when we were creating a new component we were using Options API. That API forced us to separate the component’s code…

Reusable Popovers to Add a Little Pop

August 26th, 2019

A popover is a transient view that shows up on top of content on the screen when a user clicks on a control button or within a defined area. For example, clicking on an info icon on a specific list item to get the item details. Typically, a popover includes an arrow pointing to the…