Installable Development Environments by Maciek Pękala
Anders shares what the Issuu team learned from rebuilding their old PDF document reader.
We interviewed some awesome people at Nodevember and Node.js Interactive and asked them what their favorite npm module is. Here are their answers.
Developers are shipping more and more 3rd party code in the form of npm modules and Dan explains why it is important to care about quality and security vulnerabilities even in your dev dependencies.
Ashley Williams provides tips and tricks around npm in this Node.js Live presentation. She also provides an overview of Node Together, which is an initiative to improve the diversity of the Node community by bringing people of underrepresented groups together to learn Node.js.
Mikeal Rogers discusses the growth of Node.js and the direction he predicts that it is heading.
Mete Atamel, who is a dev advocate at Google for Google Cloud, discusses how to get the best out of your Node.js app on Google Cloud.
Alexander Gugel talks about rethinking package management in Node.js in this Node.js Live London presentation.
Luke Bond of YLD presents on Node.js deployment patterns.
Gareth Ellis, who is a runtime performance analyst at IBM and also a member of the Node.js benchmark working group, provides a brief introduction to benchmarking and performance testing, the different approaches you can take to performance testing, and what to do if you identify an aggression as well as the tools that you can use for benchmarking.
In this Node.js Live presentation, Josh looks at how to mitigate risks when it comes to npm packages.
Our very own Kenneth Auchenberg (@auchenberg), currently Program Manager of DevTools & Remote Debugging at Microsoft, gives a detailed breakdown of how he built the AngularJS integration for Opbeat.
Our good friend Mathias Buus (@mafintosh), mad science hacker and author of over 400 npm modules, gives another great live coding demo. In this talk he explains how to build “actually usable” offline websites with Node.js using LevelDB, hyperlog and WebRTC.
Will Binns-Smith (@wbinnssmith), former Atlassian developer and now Senior Software Engineer at brightweel, explains what frontend web developers can learn from the Node.js and npm ecosystem.
For example how small, focused userland modules allow you to try out new features and APIs before they end up in the browsers (or after they are removed again!).