Friday, 18 May, 2018 UTC


#238 — May 17, 2018
Read on the Web
Node Weekly
Signale: A Highly Configurable Console Logger — Elegant console output for your logging, status reporting, and other console app output needs. Supports colors, emojis, scoped logging, and includes a timer mechanism.
Klaus Sinani
A Guide to Developing REST APIs with AWS Lambda and API Gateway — An accessible walkthrough of creating a Node-powered ‘serverless’ REST API using AWS Lambda’s latest Node 8.10 runtime support. Note: If serverless is your thing, yes, we have a newsletter for that.
David Herron
Learn Advanced React Component Patterns — Simplify large React applications by separating your component logic, state and display properties to make React components more flexible and usable. This course is part of our Complete React Learning Path.
Frontend Masters sponsor
Understanding How Node.js Release Lines Work — A deep-dive into how Node approaches versioning. Even numbers, odd numbers, LTS, ‘release’ releases.. if you’re confused, get up to speed with this.
Tierney Cyren
Node v8.11.2 (LTS) Released — Syncs http2 and n-api with Node 10’s versions and updates node-inspect and nghttp2 dependencies.
Node.js Foundation
Data-Forge 1.0: A JavaScript Data Wrangling Toolkit — Inspired by Pandas and LINQ, Data-Forge is designed to be a ‘goto tool for slicing and dicing data’. v1 release post.
Ashley Davis
npm Repository's CouchDB Browse Views Now Unavailable — This won’t affect many of you but if you’re monitoring/scraping the npm registry in various ways, it might.
C J Silverio
Trends in Web Tech: A Global Study by Dimensional Research & Sencha
Sencha sponsor
▶ Push Notifications Using Node.js and Service Workers — Using the web-push API to create push notifications without any third party services. Prefer a written article? We linked this one last week :-)
Traversy Media
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📘 Tutorials
The Future of Native Modules in Node.js — Explains how N-API is changing the game.
Mathias Buus Madsen
What's New in Mongoose 5.1: Map Support — Mongoose is a popular MongoDB ODM for Node.
Valeri Karpov
The Process of Becoming a Node.js Core Collaborator — TLDR: Be nominated by an existing collaborator (of which there are 117) for significant and valuation contributions.
Node.js Foundation
Free Planning Template for Upgrading MongoDB — Running an older version of MongoDB? We put together this template to help you plan out your upgrade process.
MongoDB sponsor
A Tip for Developing HTTPS Services with Self-Signed Certificates — Using the environment variable NODE_EXTRA_CA_CERTS to trust a self-signed certificate.
Matt Baker
🔧 Code and Tools
local-repl: Project-Specific Configuration for the Node REPL
Steven Loria
require-so-slow: Profile Your App's 'require's — Produces a timeline of module loads you can view in Chrome’s trace viewer.
Ali Ijaz Sheikh
Noderize: Create a Node App in Under 30 Seconds — Inspired by create-react-app.
Charles Crete
Nest 5 Released: A Progressive Node.js Web Framework
Kamil Mysliwiec
shortcutd: Launch Commands on Keyboard Combos (for Linux)
Benjamin Legendre