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Mar 4, 2011

JavaScript as a Server Language? Node.js

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While eating dinner I ran across a Mashable article on Node.js:

O’Reilly Reveals Preview for Its First Book on Node.js

node.js is a web application development platform written in JavaScipt and runs on the Google V8 JavaScript engine. I don't understand it all, but from what I gather, it scales a lot better for large applications than traditional HTTP web servers. Here are some articles I found that provide more information.

Very interesting stuff.
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