NEW - Isaac Z. Schlueter, James Halliday, Mikeal Rodgers, Nuno Job, and Dan Shaw on Classes, Node.js Core, New Core Team Member, HTTPS, Domains, Streaming HTML Parsers, JSConf, Node Philly, JSConf Argentina, TacoConf, NodeConf, and Dinosaurs!
Hook.io has been an important project for Marak Squires since 2006. Charlie Robbins describes it as "a full-featured I/O framework for node.js that enables a simple way to distribute your application across multiple node.js processes using the new EventEmitter2 API and leveraging the power of Crash-only software." In this technical discussion, Marak reviews both the history of hook.io, as well as both how it works and its specifications. Node.js experts and novices will find his discussion most illuminating.
"The third major semantic web revolution is node.js, following Java and Ruby. One programmer replaced 10,000 lines of production C code with 4,000 lines of node.js, and that’s just the beginning. Bryan Cantrill of Joyent, Inc. describes a new class of applications that will further revolutionize the real time web, especially mobile. " http://itc.conversationsnetwork.org/shows/detail5107.html