Christopher Britz
Christopher Britz

If you ever had the need to use Intuit's Customer Account Data(CAD) and are using NodeJS we have definitely been in the same boat together. The boat where there is about ten anchors holding you back because Intuit does
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Create an Angular Material style side nave menu. For those like me who want to see the code first, then the code for this can be found in two locations. Github repo found here: Github Angular Material Menu Working Plunker
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Have you ever wanted to get the scope of a linking function in a directive for testing. Let me rephrase that. Have you ever wanted to test the isolate scope within your directive's linking function? You probably have if your
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After already writing a blog post on installing ghost on Amazon EC2, found here: Installing Ghost on EC2, I found that there is a much easier way now if your running the Amazon Linux image on EC2. Below, is the
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Why I Wrote This Have you ever wanted to create stunning charts without having to learn the intricacies of D3 and SVG graphics in HTML? After watching endless hours of D3 videos and reading multiple blog posts, documentation, and books
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In this Brilliant Britz blog (say that 10 times fast) I will talk about how I embedded a simple captcha widget in my Angular/Node application. This task requires your Angular client and Node server to be changed, as the
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This talk I will walk through creating a modal window that is generic in the sense that it will take any old arbitrary html and stuff it in a modal window that is used throughout your site. This uses the
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In this post I will talk about npm link, however, if you just replace npm with bower you will be able to perform the same feature. There is one difference to note though. To have bower link work you must
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Winston logger is becoming the defacto way of logging information from NodeJS applications. Mainly because its easy to setup, has all the appenders needed, and can be used in any module you require it in. Ill go over an simple
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This is the second part of a three part series. If you would like to view the first part, which shows you how to setup and install the Ghost blogger on an Amazon EC2 instance, navigate yourself to Setting up
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The task here is to setup an Amazon EC2 instance and run the Ghost blogging application. Basically, I wanted to create this blog, that your viewing now, on Amazon EC2 and use my GoDaddy domain name. This will be a
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Summary: Once again I find myself learning something new with Angular. Today I found out how to effectively use the $compile service to compile an html snippet containing an Angular binding expression. For example, a snippet matching the context of
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