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Nicolas ModrzykBuilding Telegram Botshttps://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4842-4197-4_11

11. Week 11: Node.js

Nicolas Modrzyk1 
Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan

“The strength of JavaScript is that you can do anything. The weakness is that you will.”

—Reg Braithwaite

For the sake of completion, this book is also presenting Node.js and Telegraf, the library to deal with Telegram from Node.js. With Telegraf, Node.js may have the privilege of being one of the easiest libraries with which to interact with Telegram.

In this chapter, I will focus mostly on running Telegram Bot on runkit.com, a cloud service that allows you to have an instance of Node.js running in the cloud, without installing anything locally, thus reducing the time required to ...

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