Past Meetup

node.dc - Talks: Webshot, Cheerio, Heroku & Exposing Native Code Through V8

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Ed and I think we've got 2 excellent talks lined up for you. We are meeting at the Learning Objects offices in Chinatown. Here's our agenda:

6:30-7:00 Food, beer, socializing and networking 7:00-7:10 Announcements 7:10-7:40 "Hosting Dynamic Images with a Static Url" - Matthew Whittemore is going to give us a look at webshot, cheerio and setting up a project to run on Heroku 7:40-7:50 Break 7:50-8:20 "Going Native: An introduction to writing native v8 bindings for node.js" - Jen Andre will explain how to expose C/C++ apis to node.js through v8: "Have a favorite native library or system API that you want to access in your node.js code? We'll walk you through the basics of creating a native library from scratch. Learn how to create C++ objects that can be accessed by your javascript code, and vice versa. We'll also explore more advanced features like leveraging libuv's APIs to do async work." 8:20-8:30 Wrap-up, discussion of next meetup 8:30-8:45 Socializing, networking, cleanup Jonathan & Ed