March 21, 2018

Tech Talk: Adding Plugins to the Liferay Alloy Editor

I have been working on adding CKEditor plugins to the Alloy Editor in Liferay DXP. There are some articles online at Liferay but they focus more on packaged or custom developed plugins. The trick is to create an OSGI module fragment.
January 30, 2018

JS frameworks Explained

In the fast-paced development world, timesaving tools are a must have. One of those time-saving tools is a JavaScript Framework. Let’s take a look at what exactly a JavaScript (JS) Framework really is.
January 23, 2018

Debunking the Similarities Between SPARQL & SQL

First, if the term SPARQL is new to you it’s important to clarify the following: SPARQL is not a typo, and it is not SQL’s long-lost cousin. SPARQL is the standard query language and protocol for retrieving Linked Data from the web or RDF triple stores. Basically, if your information follows the RDF standard of being composed by a subject, predicate, and object, or it can be mapped to follow that standard, it can be queried by SPARQL.
December 18, 2017

The Advantages of Resource Description Framework – RDF

When reading about Linked Data and the Semantic Web you might not realize that one of the main objectives these standards aim for is improving the value of data. A way of achieving this is making data readable to computers.
September 20, 2017

Vue.js

Everyone at Base22 loves to learn new ways to make projects faster, more efficient, and more convenient. A successful and productive developer has to be fast and also reliable. That’s why we began using Vue.js in our latest projects. Not only has it helped us in developing powerful and aesthetically appealing websites, it has made the process exponentially more efficient.
June 12, 2017

Tips for choosing a Development Framework

As part of our simple explainer video series, we decided to tackle software frameworks. This might not seem like an area to create and find business value, but from a pragmatic standpoint a lot can be gained or lost depending on what frameworks are used.