Ada 1.0: Node’s Forthcoming New URL Parser — Node.js is moving to a new, faster URL parser called Ada (ironically written in C++ and notAda). It passes the full WHATWG and Node test suites, though we’d be surprised if there aren’t a few teething issues after the switchover.
❤️ Get ready for a Valentine’s Day gift from the Node.js core team in the shape of anticipated security releases across all maintained release lines.
Lambda Cold Starts is a neat page giving a live demonstration of how quickly different AWS Lambda serverless runtimes take to start. Given Node’s mature status on Lambda, it does surprisingly poorly?
▶ TypeScript Speedrun: A Crash Course for Beginners — If you want to pick up TypeScript and would find a video guide useful, this is for you. Matt has become well known recently for his educational TypeScript tweets and videos, and this is another good one that flies through the basics. (23 minutes.)
will work against a specified version of Node. Could be helpful during your upgrades or even to look back at older versions when you get bug reports.
#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…