Below you can find RisingStack's collection of the most important Node.js news, updates, projects & tutorials from this week:
An infrastructure issue caused a non-functioning msi installer for x64 to be promoted. The patch release is to ensure that all binaries and installers work as expected.
- Updated ICU to 61.1 (Steven R. Loomis). Includes CLDR 33 (many new languages and data improvements).
- Emit 'ready' event for ReadStream and WriteStream (Sameer Srivastava)
Bump version of n-api supported (Michael Dawson)
- Emit 'ready' event for Socket (Sameer Srivastava)
- Added new collaborators
- mafintosh Mathias Buus
Martin Fowler has just announcer the second edition of his book, Refactoring. The target for the print edition of the book is to have it available during the fall of this year.
You can now develop your AWS Lambda functions using Node.js v8.10. In addition to the leveraging new features in Node.js v8.10 such as the new V8 6.0 engine, Lambda functions written in Node.js 8.10 can now use the async/await pattern to specify error or return values for the function execution
Building a serverless application from scratch requires a mind shift, but once you start thinking in a serverless way, all the dots connect quickly.
What happens if you don't start from scratch? If you already have an app with a few thousand lines of code and a couple of thousand daily active users? Can you and should you migrate such an application to serverless?
This post lists all the Node meetup & conference recordings from the latest quarter of 2017. Browse around 86 videos with descriptions on one page.
In this article, you'll learn how to write your own promise library. You'll also see a demonstration with async/await. Code on!
In this three-part-series you'll learn about how to get a Node.js application which performs image resizing running on AWS Lambda. Take a look at how Node applications generally work, then configure your AWS account and get the AWS CLI utility working.
Previously Node.js Updates:
In the previous Weekly Node.js Update, we collected great articles, like
- Node v9.9.0 (Current) & Security Releases were announced;
- Creating an API with Node.js using GraphQL;
- Deploy a Node.js App with Heroku;