This Week's Node.js News - Issue 158
James M Snell
Node.js, TC-39, and Modules
Electrode: A Universal React + Node App Platform
Walmart has open sourced a React + Node-based platform that powers Walmart.com. It focuses on performance, component resuability and simple deployment. More in their introductory blog post .
Explore Your Redis Memory Usage with an Interactive Map
RedisMonitor from RedisGreen shows you large keys, memory leaks, old keys, and other potential problems quickly.
Next Generation Server-Side Compression With Brotli
Get hands-on with Brotli by creating a Node-powered HTTP server that implements this new(ish) compression algorithm and compare its performance to gzip.
Canary in the Gold Mine: Test Modules on Node Versions
A tool to test an arbitrary npm module on a specific Node runtime. It’s used by the Node project to test releases.
Migrating an Express Application to Amazon API Gateway and AWS Lambda
Brett Andrews explores the process of tweaking an Express app to run on Amazon’s API Gateway and AWS Lambda using the aws-serverless-express package.
Creating A Serverless Node Web App with Hyperdev
Building a serverless CMS/blog based on free PaaS services like Airtable, Hyperdev (the online Node dev environment by Fog Creek) and Surge.sh.
JobsFull Stack Engineer at Hello Alfred (New York)
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In briefRethinkDB Is Shutting Down news
The project will live on as open source, however. RethinkDB Build a Search Engine with Node.js and Elasticsearch tutorial Behrooz Kamali Post-Mortem Debugging and Promises tutorial
A look at some of the differences in debugging apps where promises are used. Joyent Sequelize CRUD 101 tutorial
The basics of CRUD operations using the Node ORM Sequelize. Loren Stewart Write Better Apps in Angular 2: Rangle’s Online Training Program
How you can publish your own npm modules and how semantic versioning works. Peter Czibik A Simple Intro to Docker with Node and Koa tutorial
The basics of manually bringing together some of Docker’s tools to run a simple Node app. Dialed In Better Testing of Microservices Using Consumer-Driven Contracts tutorial
A look into using Pact for testing interactions between microservices. Lucas Majerowicz HyperDev - Developer playground for building full-stack web apps, fast