Welcome to our latest summary of the week in Node.js news covering November 26 through December 2, 2013. Every week this time we will look at some of the Node.js-related news, tutorials and commentaries we’ve seen online.
Still need to fill people in about Node.js? Stephen Gilboy presents a great overview of what it is, how to use it and who is using it – and more!
Nick Heath chats with PayPal, whose switch to writing server-side software in node.js rather than Java is allowing it to serve web pages more rapidly and simplifying web development.
David Browning demonstrates FoundationDB’s capabilities by re-architecting a commonly-built web chat app.
Fokke Zandbergen is creating a new project with Geddy and OpenShift. You can also read our profile of Geddy and its creator on our StrongBlog.
Using Wercker? Benno Van Den Berg explains the coming updates for the versions of the Ruby and Node.js boxes for this software-as-a-service solution.
You can use pushnot – an open source push notification server written in Node.js – to push notifications to your Mac.
- What’s in the upcoming Node v0.12 release? Six new features, plus new and breaking APIs.
- Ready to develop APIs in Node.js and get them connected to your data? Check out the Node.js LoopBack framework. We’ve made it easy to get started either locally or on your favorite cloud, with a simple npm install.
- Need for Node? Learn more about both the private and open options StrongLoop offers.