Real-time communication is an exciting area of web development which utilizes a fairly young technology called Web Sockets. Web Sockets allow for direct communication from your client, often times a web browser to the server. Unlike HTTP, Web Sockets are real-time, that is the browser does not need to establish a connection for every message…
Ever wanted to create a real website but don’t know anything about back-end programming? Are you still writing websites with raw HTML files? Try this guide out which uses the Express Web (3.x) framework, Jade HTML templates and Twitter-Bootstrap to make a Simple (and delicious) recipes website.
This is the first part of the Node.js Introductory series, A Stroll Through Node. This walkthrough gets you started with the most basic Node.js server and the basics of Node’s asynchronous programming behavior. Continue to my blog to read the full walk-through.
Ever wanted to learn Node.js but not really familiar with it, or web development in general? Take a peek through my series, A Stroll Through Node, which explains Node.js and express websites from the ground up.
Have you taken a serious look at Visual Studio for your node.js development yet? Checkout this post that takes a look at the advantages of the Visual Studio tools for Node.js in comparison to Sublime and node-debug.
Checkout my quick walk through on the developer experience for Cordova tools for Visual Studio. You can build and run iOS and Andriod packages from Visual Studio.
Checkout my latest blog post on how you can combine the MVC power of Backbone.js with the fast responsive UI controls of WinJS for cross platform web apps!
Quit tracking platform device-specific tokens in your database and quickly send mega scalable push notifications to relevant users with ease. Checkout my blog post on leveraging the Azure Notification Hub to send notifications to the right users without a database no matter what platform their device is on.
Checkout my blog post on the first looks of the new API Management service in Azure.