Node.js is a software platform for scalable server-side and networking applications. Node.js applications are written in JavaScript, and can be run within the Node.js runtime on Mac OS X, Windows and Linux with no changes.Node.js applications are designed to maximize throughput and efficiency, using non-blocking I/O and asynchronous events. Node.js applications run single-threaded, although Node.js uses multiple threads for file and network events. Node.js is commonly used for real time applications due to its asynchronous nature.Node.js internally uses the Google V8 JavaScript engine to execute code, and a large percentage of the basic modules are written in JavaScript.Node.
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  • Facebook Highlights 2014 Hacks

    … wanted to use this tech to do awesome stuff. ??? Foster the Android community and have a lot of fun doing something a little crazy. Our platform was the AR Parrot drone. This particular drone has an Android SDK, as well as a fairly decent NodeJS. You can find the developer docs here. As with any hackathon, we hit some snags. For instance…

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