ES6 modules support lands in browsers: is it time to rethink bundling?

With browsers starting to implement ES6 modules, I took a look at the landscape and compared the new tech to bundling, the current state of the art for publishing Javascript files.

Stefan Judis, on Apr 4, 2017

Being a successful developer – rainy weather, good teamplay and sustainable communities at nz.js(con)

New Zealand is one of these countries that everybody wants to visit. It's a tiny island with excellent weather and beautiful nature right in the middle of nowhere. At least that's what I thought of New Zealand before traveling there to speak at the kiwi JavaScript conference nz.js(con).

Stefan Judis, on Mar 23, 2017

How to quickly access API responses with curl and jq

In this step-by-step guide, Stefan Judis explains how to use shell scripting for doing away with routine CLI steps. Memorizing a few simple commands will help you breeze through all kinds of daily tasks - from querying Contentful API to triggering Zapier recipes to fetching local transit information without ever leaving your CLI.

Stefan Judis, on Mar 20, 2017

Snake Charmer’s Secret: Metaprogramming the Python SDK

We're releasing a bundle of Python resources, including CMA and CDA SDKs, a Getting Started guide and a Django example app. It's a great occasion to peek behind the curtain and learn more about metaprogramming, the trick we use to develop language-specific tools for our user community.

David Litvak, on Mar 17, 2017

Contentful Academies and Meetups round-up (March 2017)

We're working hard on hosting events and showcasing the potential of Contentful. Here's a quick round-up!

Irina Botea, on Mar 10, 2017


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