Tag: node js

Node v17 released

October 21, 2021 By Mark Otto 0

Node v17 (Current) Released — Being sixteen flew by in a flash for me at least, but so too has it for Node 16 remaining the cutting edge ‘release’ line. v17 now takes over that role with Node 16 becoming an Active LTS version (as…

Three new security related Node releases

October 14, 2021 By Mark Otto 0

All-In-One APM for Node.js Applications — AppSignal doesn’t just offer Node.js performance monitoring and error tracking. We have a full set of features to monitor your application from A to Z packed in a clear and intuitive interface. All features are included in all plans. AppSignal…

Is Node really ‘hated’?

October 7, 2021 By Mark Otto 0

Security-As-Code for Developers — Automate and embed cloud security throughout the entire development lifecycle with Bridgecrew’s all-in-one DevSecOps platform. Bridgecrew Web Streams Everywhere (and Fetch for Node.js) — A look at how most JavaScript platforms (including browsers) now have at least partial support for creating, composing,…

What to consider when picking a Node.js framework

September 30, 2021 By Mark Otto 0

QUICK BITS: 🛠 Code & Tools SVGO 2.7: A Node-Based SVG Optimizer — If you’ve worked with SVG (Scalable Vector Graphics) at all, you’ve probably seen they can be filled with all sorts of junk code.. SVGO to the rescue. v2.7.0 adds ES modules support. Kir Belevich…

Electron 15.0 and Node v16.10.0

September 23, 2021 By Mark Otto 0

The Story of 5 RCEs Found in npm for $15,000 — A security researcher explains some remote code execution vulnerabilities he found in the npm tool and how they added up to $15K in payouts. Few of us need to dig into our tools this…

Boarding the Fastify train

September 16, 2021 By Mark Otto 0

Tasuku (タスク): A Minimal Task Runner for Node — Tasuku, which is simply Japanese for ‘task’, provides a clean way to break up processes into small tasks which can then be run in the right order with progress displayed elegantly in the terminal. Check out…

Node gets a built-in package manager manager (not a typo)

September 9, 2021 By Mark Otto 0

Fauna: A Modern Serverless Data API for Node.js Apps — Fauna combines the schema flexibility that’s provided by document databases with ACID compliant transactions. Quickly integrate Fauna into your applications with our Data API and leave scaling, sharding and all other operations to Fauna. Fauna GitHub…

Running a Node app with Google Cloud Spanner

September 2, 2021 By Mark Otto 0

Deploying a Cloud Spanner-Based Node App — Cloud Spanner is an ‘unlimited scale’ managed relational database service Google offers (and which was spun out of an internal database system Google used for numerous services). This post covers the practicalities of building a simple app with…

Controlling OBS Studio from Node.js

August 26, 2021 By Mark Otto 0

📋 In case you missed our notice a couple of weeks ago, we took a week off last week but are now back every week till Christmas 🙂 Don’t forget you can always hit reply to recommend things for us to consider for future issues…

Security releases all round

August 12, 2021 By Mark Otto 0

📋 Node Weekly is taking a little summer vacation next week so we’ll be back for the next time on Thursday, August 26. See you then! 🙂 __ Peter Cooper, editor V8 Release v9.3 — Recent V8 releases have been reasonably lean on new features,…