Presentations from 2016

Thursday October 27th, 2016 7PM

Chris Lea

Common Operations Challenges with Node.js and How to Solve Them

Dan Shaw

The Node.js Ecosystem in Perspective

Wren Reynolds

JS to Slick Native Mobile Apps: A Future-Featured Framework

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Thursday September 29th, 2016 7PM

Abhi Aiyer

Using GraphQL with Apollo

Ari Lerner

React Native

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Thursday August 25th, 2016 7PM

Aman Tsegai

Why d3 will be the standard for web visualization

Ray Muneton

10 Secrets to Writing Perfect Code — You Won’t Believe #4!

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Thursday July 28th, 2016 7PM

Sara Raasch

Javascript Testing - Unit tests, TDD, BDD, IDK.

Kurtis Rainbolt-Greene

Using Babel in a Modern Working Environment

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Thursday June 30th, 2016 7PM

Isaac Cohen

Discovering our Prismatic Reality

Prakash Venkatraman

Constructing DSLs to Automate Automation

There are plenty of tools out there that make developers' jobs easy. But not all go far enough. Some...

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Thursday May 26th, 2016 7PM

Sam L'ecuyer

Code without Keywords

Let's explore math without numeric literals, data without vars, and high order functions as primitiv...

David Slone

Destroyer of the Monolith APIs

Falcor is a framework that utilizes JSON Graph a new convention for modeling graph data. JSON Graph ...

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Thursday April 28th, 2016 7PM

Seth Law

Secure Coding with Node.js

As we all knew it would, JavaScript has finally overtaken the server. This departure from the client...

Mims H. Wright

The sad, strange tale of the boy with only two fingers OR an introduction to how binary is used to make websites

Most people know that computers are "just a bunch of ones and zeroes," but few understand what that ...

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Thursday March 31st, 2016 7PM

Ben Coe

Bringing Open-Source Practices to Your Day Job

npm has built a community that allows millions of JavaScript developers to build together on a daily...

Brian Satorius

Crashing the Mobile Party

Native Apps vs. Hybrid vs. Mobile Web. Can a single Javascript codebase be your cross-platform strat...

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Thursday February 25th, 2016 7PM

Andrew Hao

Reactive Programming for Couch Potatoes

You've heard the hype about functional reactive programming and how it's the bee's knees. But... you...

Justin Meyer

High performance apps with DoneJS

This sentence is wasting your time before you get to useful information. How annoying is that? Annoy...

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Thursday January 28th, 2016 7PM

Scott Motte

Getting Started with React Native

Module of the Month: React Native

Michael Jackson

Rendering with React

The virtual DOM abstraction created by React.js has changed the way the entire industry thinks about...

David Guttman

Scalable Authentication for Microservices and Single Page Apps

Back in the dark ages of 2015, setting up authentication for microservices and SPAs was a huge PITA....

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