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Are you ready for Node 6? We are!
April 25, 2016 by

Industry Insights

Node v6 is scheduled to land tomorrow and with it comes some great stuff. This release bumps the version of V8 up to 5.0, which expands ES6 coverage from 58% all the way up to 96%! We now have destructuring, default function parameters, rest parameters, Proxy, Reflect and RegExp y/u flags all baked in. There’s
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3 Final node.js design patterns that are misused
December 15, 2015 by

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Today we finish off our series on the right way to code common node.js design patterns from node.js contributor and AppNeta engineer Stephen Belanger. You can also access the full posts for Part 1 and Part 2 or check out the direct links to the common patterns below. Thanks to Stephen for this series! Common
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3 More common node.js design patterns that are misused
December 8, 2015 by

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Part 2 of a 3 part series Today we continue with our new series on the right way to code common node.js design patterns from node.js contributor and AppNeta engineer Stephen Belanger. You can access Part 1 here. Common Patterns Last time I went over Callbacks, Event Emitters, and Streams. While these are all core patterns
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3 Common node.js design patterns that are misused
December 1, 2015 by

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Part 1 of a 3 part series Today we’re excited to start our new 3 part series on the right way to code common node.js design patterns from node.js contributor and AppNeta engineer Stephen Belanger. With 6 years of experience, Stephen has helped the node.js community thrive and also contributed robust application performance monitoring through
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Basic Performance Comparison Between Koa and Express
March 9, 2015 by

Performance Monitoring

There’s been a lot of chatter lately in the JavaScript community about the latest, greatest ES6 features shipping in recent browsers and the V8 versions in node.js 0.12 and io.js 1.2.0. One such hot topic is generators, a special function that produces an iterator. Several modules on npm, such as co, have taken to hacking
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