SFNode comes to Joyent for our last event of the year! First up is Shruti Kapoor talking about progressive web apps. Following that is Colin Ihrig talking about libuv. Then we'll have the usual open mic and social time. What a great way to close out the year.
6:30pm - Doors Open
7:00pm - Progressive Web Apps - the what, why and how - Shruti Kapoor
7:30pm - Introduction to libuv: What's a Unicorn Velociraptor? - Colin Ihrig
8:00pm - Open Mic and Social Time
9:00pm - Doors close
Progressive Web Apps - the what, why and how
Progressive web applications enable key features such as instant download, offline viewing, responsive navigation and push notifications, thereby bridging the gap between mobile and web experiences. In this talk, I talk about what makes progressive web apps so popular and how to develop one.
About Shruti Kapoor
Introduction to libuv: What's a Unicorn Velociraptor?
libuv is what gives Node.js its event loop and cross-platform asynchronous I/O capabilities. This talk explains what libuv is all about, and how it's used by Node.js. This talk also looks at recent development efforts in the libuv project.
About Colin Ihrig
Open mic time give attendees 2-3 minutes of time to talk to the entire group. This is the time to debut a new project, announce upcoming events or let people know they're hiring.
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• NodeSchool SF (http://nodeschool.io/sanfrancisco) - Last Saturday of the month
• NodeSchool Oakland (http://nodeschool.io/oakland) - Middle Saturday of the month