Brian Terlson presents the changes TC39 is making to its specification publishing process for ES2016 and beyond.
Howard Chu covers highlights of the LMDB design and discusses some of the internal improvements in slapd due to LMDB, as well as the impact of LMDB on other projects.
Jonas Helming, Maximilian Koegel develop a simple client-server app using a variety of Eclipse frameworks and producing 10 different versions of the same client running on the multiple platforms.
Allen Wirfs-Brock answers questions on ECMAScript 6: Why do we need it? Why did it take so long? What’s in it? When can you use it? What comes next?
Todd Montgomery explores questions related to WebSocket, HTTP/2, CoAP, MQTT, XMPP, and the way these protocols change how services communicate.
Jeremy Saenz discusses the use of web frameworks, suggesting that libraries, such as his open source project Martini, can better serve the needs of web development.
Andrea Giammarchi presents different asynchronous patterns and best practices for the Web, the server, and the embedded IoT platforms.
Rachel Andrews takes a look at how front-end development has changed over the last few years, and the issues those changes have created.
Justin Mclean introduces the Open Source Hardware, its communication protocols (RF, ZigBee, WiFi, Bluetooth) and the software/API layer (HTTP, WebSockets, Can Bus, COAPI and MQTT) used.
John Skinner debates the web designer-developer roles in today’s agile technology environment, arguing that it is time to redefine these roles.
Mark Wolfe provides examples of protocols that can be used to build web applications, and reviews the pros and cons of doing so.