It’s Time to Take the Node.js 2021 User Survey — The Node.js team has announced the opening of the 2021 Node.js user survey and you can take it here – the deadline is February 15 but we’ll do another reminder before then. Don’t forget to mention us when they ask where you heard about the survey from 😄 The results from last time (PDF) (in 2018) taught us all kinds of things, and it’ll be interesting to see the shifts since then.
Track Redis Memory Use with RedisGreen — RedisGreen monitors the largest keys in your database over time, and builds a visual guide of which keys use the most memory. With SSL encryption and online upgrades to support your app from dev to prod.
napi-nim: How to Write Native Node Extensions in Nim — Is C too verbose, C++ too complicated, and you’re just not feeling Rust? Nim is a relatively friendly compiled systems language you can use to build Node extensions instead, as seen here, though it’s still early days for this project.
A Flappy Bird Clone using Raylib — It’s not often we see native games written in Node so if it’s something you fancy trying, this code may intrigue you. It leans on Raylib, a C-based library for building basic games and graphical experiments.
#479 — March 23, 2023 Read on the Web 🔒 npm Granular Access Tokens Now Generally Available — The granular access token feature on the npm registry is now generally available, allowing you to restrict Read more…
#478 — March 16, 2023 Read on the Web Shell-Free Scripts with Execa 7.1 — Execa is a popular process execution library for Node and the latest version includes an interesting 1$ method feature for Read more…