Up and running in less than 10 minutes Tonight I was trying to install Node.js on Windows and couldn’t find any straightforward documentation. Reason is each new release of Node.js has multiple ways it can be setup. For instance, older versions required Cygwin and some people use a .exe file. None of these methods are optimal, so I’ve written a tutorial on how to install Node.js own Windows and test it in 6 steps with less than 10 minutes of your time. Edit (10/19/2012): The below information is for Node 0.6 (including the code test sample).
You Don’t Know Node: Quick Intro to Core Features UPDATE: Want to learn React.js and Node.js+Express.js+MongoDB, but never have time due to other projects? Join us over the weekend of April 30-May 1 in San Francisco, CA for the two-day Node+React course. Learn more at NodeProgram.com. Things I wish I knew about MongoDB a year ago I’ve used MongoDB for over a year at scale at both Heyzap and Bugsnag and I’ve found it to be a very capable database. As with all databases, there are some gotchas, and here is a summary of the things I wish someone had told me earlier. Selective counts are slow even if indexed