Jason's Distributed Thoughts

Jason's Distributed Thoughts

Connecting the pieces with Javascript & Node.js.


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rpc: the rest alternative

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REST is pretty ubiquitous in today's modern web applications, but there is an alternative to boiling all your server calls down to get/post/put/delete operations: use web sockets to establish a duplex stream between the client and server, and leverage stream f…

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npm web modules

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We will create a re-usable web component (aka module). It will be a modal that allows the developer to specify the title and body of the modal message box. We should be able to append this message modal wherever we want in our DOM, and it should be dismissable…