While we came a long way in this chapter, maybe Facebook doesn't have anything to fear from the baby steps we took toward converting the Notes application into a social network. This chapter gave us the opportunity to explore some really cool technology for pseudo-real-time communication between browser sessions.
In this chapter, you learned about using Socket.IO for pseudo-real-time web experiences, using the
In the next chapter, we will look into Node.js application deployment on real servers. Running code on our laptop is cool, but to hit the big time, the ...