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Chaplin: JavaScript Application Architecture with Backbone.js (AdCloud TechTalk)

by Mathias Schäfer (molily)

Published May 3, 2012 in Technology

AdCloud TechTalk, 2012-04-25, Cologne, Germany

Backbone.js is a small JavaScript library which helps building JavaScript-driven web applications. It’s widely used by companies like LinkedIn, Groupon, Foursquare and 37Signals. While Backbone.js is a good starting point, it is quite limited and does not provide a top-level architecture for scalable Web applications.

Chaplin.js is an architecture for JavaScript applications using the Backbone.js library. It provides a lightweight and flexible structure that features well-proven design patterns and best practices: