episode 123 – fastclick, hhvm, node-io split

nodejs vs io.js – http://www.theregister.co.uk/2015/01/14/io_dot_js_version_1_0/

Fastclick: https://github.com/ftlabs/fastclick

HHVM – http://hhvm.com/blog/8405/coming-soon-in-hhvm async mysql support

HHVM – XHP v2 https://github.com/facebook/xhp-lib





Episode 66: Robert Fischer on Groovy, Grails, GORM and more

I got a chance to chat with Robert Fischer, well known in the Groovy/Grails space for his work on Groovy plugins and recent GORM book. Robert and I chatted about dynamic languages on the JVM, his upcoming presentations on Agile and other NFJS talks, his GORM book and a new Polyglot Programming book he’s working on for Manning.

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Episode 57: Quick catch up

Just a few musings on the state of Javascript, OpenID, and Yahoo’s recent ‘open strategy’ announcement. Also, a brief note: GroovyMag.com – a magazine focused on Groovy and Grails – will launch next week.

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Episode 50: Live and late – Flash opens up, CSS cleaner, MySQL conf recap

Just a quick recap of some news and tools I’ve found recently, including the Adobe Flash Open Screen Project announcement. Also, the new job board http://Jobs.WebDevRadio.com is announced.

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