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Port Forward Podcast (mp3)


Port Forward Podcast (mp3)
135 min2013 JAN 15
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We bring you the latest buzz surrounding node.js and some history. Also the WebStorm editor which works great with node!Special thanks to David Sykora for redesigning our site!Tool: http://www.jetbrains.com/webstorm/ also get the node.js plugin.Ben hacks objective c iOS display code for iPhone 5Sam recomends Battery Case: http://www.lenmar.com/Uploads/File/landing-pages/index.htmlNode.jsBen recording with iPhone5 and has trouble againMerrick talks about node.js including: The conception of node by Ryan Dahl (creator of NodeJS): http://elegantcode.com/2012/02/06/solving-the-upload-progress-bar-problemthe-history-of-node-js/NODE: What first got Ryan excited about server side stuff was him seeing his first upload progress bar, he was like WTFOMGBBQ.NODE: Ryan’s first ever demo was presenting his early version of node running a IRC server at JSConf in Berlin, the demo gods taunted him, and he considered fleeing, but also got lucky, and had demo win, people in the audience connected to his simple server, were chatting and then saw it was all from the 400 lines of JS running server-side.NODE: Joyent (PaaS, IaaS) was in the audience and was like hey we want to build out our infrastructure on this, and Ryan was like well you prob shouldn’t… & they were like, no come to work for us, we’ll pay you to build it.EC2 AMI for Merrick’s Node dev server (AMI: ubuntu/images/ebs/ubuntu-precise-12.04-amd64-server-20121001 (ami-3d4ff254))Node dev server setup walkthrough coming next show!Non blocking on iOS and in general (scheduling) (Blocks)Cloud 9 IDE runs on node.jsIndie game the movieHumble Indie BundleFez gaming demoCube World DemoSam rants against windows 8 after reviewing with a laptop from the stoneage.Sam’s horrible skype flags: CPU_SLOW CALL_BW_LOWMicrosoft Is Fast Turning Into A SideshowUS Military spends $617 on Windows 8Epic router: Dark Knighthttp://www.pfsense.org/Indie Devs Google +Recorded on January 12th, 2013.Tripple O.G. NerdMusic: Omnia, Ira – The Fusion (Original Mix) Download Podcast #27 CPU_SLOW