Tom Hughes-Croucher discusses increasing the performance of web applications and websites by using Node.js’ event-driven approach.
Kevin Dangoor reviews the latest developments in the web platform - media queries, app cache, IndexedDB, WebGL, Mozilla’s WebAPI – and takes a look at its future.
Neha Narula provides advice on choosing a data store for a web applications and executing distributed queries.
Roberto Peon introduces SPDY which is the starting point for HTTP 2.0, a standard in development, explaining why a new HTTP standard is needed and how SPDY helps.
Johan Oskarsson explains how Twitter is using Zipkin to trace a pages in order to see their execution path and to determine the time spent for loading for performance monitoring and analysis.
Owen Barnes introduces SocketStream, a Node.js framework for building single-page real-time web applications that access all of their data via WebSocket.
Rob Shilston discusses the need for coding responsively, not just designing responsively, along with the development process in place at Financial Times.
Jeremy Ashkenas, Tom Dale, Matt DeBergalis, Eric Ferraiuolo, Igor Minar respond to questions from audience regarding various web application issues.