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Top-level await in TypeScript 3.8

2020-03-30 New Features

TypeScript 3.8 introduces a new functionality which is called top-level await. It allows developers to use the await keyword without a surrounding async function at the top level of a module.

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Convert to milliseconds

2019-07-02 Hands-On

Learn how to get the milliseconds of a specified date in your desired timezone.

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TypeScript code coverage with Karma

2019-04-28 Testing

Configuring code coverage with TypeScript and Karma to get coverage reports for code running in web browsers.

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Anatomy of an Electron 4 application

2019-04-15 Hands-On

Overview of main concepts in Electron 4 applications.

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Setup TypeScript code coverage for Electron applications

2019-04-07 Testing

Learn how to include all source files for code coverage reporting in an Electron app. In the following tutorial we will create TypeScript code coverage from Electron’s main and renderer process.

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Run Node.js apps on Heroku with TypeScript

2019-03-18 Hands-On

The best way to get started on the Heroku polyglot platform is to follow their fantastic introduction. It’s also worth reading about their supported environments, deployment tasks and European deployment region. The second best advice is to follow our quick setup guide.

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Parse command line arguments in Node.js

2019-03-11 Hands-On

There are many libraries to build CLI tools for Node.js like optimist, minimist, yargs, Caporal.js and commander to name just a few. In the following article Benny gives you an overview of his favorites.

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Add a window property with TypeScript

2019-02-19 Hands-On

Sometimes you want to define a custom property on the window namespace. This can be done by declaring it as a global property.

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Setup electron-mocha with @babel/register and TypeScript

2019-02-18 Testing

Write tests for Electron using TypeScript and mocha. The following tutorial will show you how to create a test setup.

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