Adaptive Web Design: Crafting Rich Experiences with by Aaron Gustafson

By Aaron Gustafson

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"Adaptive website design not just offers the clearest, most pretty rationalization of revolutionary enhancement I've ever learn, it's additionally packed packed with functional information pumped at once into your neocortex via Aaron's hot and pleasant writing type. for those who aren't already utilizing innovative enhancement to construct web content, you quickly will be." --Jeremy Keith, writer, HTML5 for internet Designers
"Finally. revolutionary enhancement defined with an ideal stability of conception and perform. Aaron's take-aways may have you progressively-enhancing your markup, variety and behaviour with ease." --Dan Cederholm, writer, CSS3 For net Designers
"With this forward-thinking e-book Aaron exhibits us that anybody can produce obtainable, enticing internet reviews with no sacrificing their pursuits. via revolutionary enhancement, he'll provide help to convey designs to lifestyles with out compromising the integrity of content material. I've been studying from Aaron for a few years, and recommend you do the same." --Simon Collison, Co-author, CSS Mastery
"You listen the time period 'Progressive Enhancement' bandied approximately as a very good factor, and it completely is. notwithstanding, few assets conceal the breadth of the subject in addition to this e-book does. Adaptive website design contains the very best and broadest insurance in an easy-to-read and well-structured book." --Jonathan Snook, Co-author, The artwork and technological know-how of CSS

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If the memory footprint of your application holds steady near the very limits of V8's allocation, you should begin to think about scaling horizontally. Use memory wisely, and split off new Node instances where appropriate. [ 17 ] Understanding the Node Environment Harmony JavaScript has never stopped evolving and it is now experiencing something of a renaissance, helped in no small part by the popularity of Node. The language's next version, named Harmony, introduces some significant new features and concepts.

Js, using the following code, and run each in its own terminal window, such that both terminal windows are visible to you. listen(8080) repl_client simply creates a new socket connection to port 8080 through net. connect, and pipes any data coming from stdin (your terminal) through that socket. Similarly, any data arriving from the socket is piped to stdout (your terminal). It should be clear that we have created a way to take input and send it via a socket to port 8080, listening for any data that the socket may send back to us.

V8 V8 is Google's JavaScript engine, written in C++. It compiles and executes JavaScript code inside of a VM (Virtual Machine). When a webpage loaded into Google Chrome demonstrates some sort of dynamic effect, like automatically updating a list or news feed, you are seeing JavaScript, compiled by V8, at work. While Node itself will efficiently manage I/O operations, its process object refers to the V8 runtime. As such, it is important to understand how to configure the V8 environment, especially as your application grows in size.

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