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The New Meteor Build Image

The New Meteor Build Image

Better Meteor support has been something that our customers have requested for quite some time. We, at Modulus, have always seen the Meteor community as an essential part of Modulus. We have strived to provide great support for our Meteor customers by first introducing `demeteorizer`. We continue these efforts by introducing the new Meteor Runtime. While this is still a beta feature, we are always open to feedback and pull requests.

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The Use Cases of Node.js

The Use Cases of Node.js

Node.js is a very powerful technology. It provides speed, flexibility, and more importantly it's all in JavaScript. Its also being used by a lot of people and some of the largest companies out there. Even with this pedigree, the first question I hear for those being introduced to Node.js is "what would I use Node.js for?" It's a valid question, one which we are going to answer today.

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Node.js Command Line Scripts

Node.js Command Line Scripts

Node.js is an interesting technology. Being built on top of Google’s V8 engine allows for a lot benefits when it comes to JavaScript interpretation, the most obvious being the efficient running of server-side logic. However, one aspect that is often overlooked is the very basic fact that (at its core) Node.js simply interprets and runs JavaScript code. No one said we had to use Node.js to run a server. We can easily use the Node.js core modules to create simple, yet powerful command line scripts as well.

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