20 Oct RealTimeWeekly #50
I’m here in San Francisco today attending the HTML5 Developers Conference, and the Internet of Things Conference. If you’re here too, look for my colleague Allan Naranjo presenting tomorrow, or for some RealTimeWeekly stickers floating around!
As always, if you have tips, event announcements, or suggestions, please contact me directly at Arin@AgilityFeat.com.
Thanks for reading!
This week’s Real-Time news
TheGuardian.com Developer Blog
Technical blog post about how The Guardian dev team implemented a feature for notifying CMS users that others are working on the same article at the same time (somewhat similar to Google Docs).
Chris Curran for BigThink
Aug 7 2014
I just came across this interesting video monologue about how the combination of the Internet of Things (IoT), Machine to Machine communications (M2M), and BigData all combine to create new business applications and data architectures that companies are just beginning to consider.
Tsahi Levent-Levi, BlogGeek.me
Oct 16, 2014
Interesting GIS application of the WebRTC Data Channel.
Donald Derek, Codementor
Oct 13 2014
Code tutorial on build a prototype like Google TV that you can control from your phone.
David Meyer, Gigaom
Oct 16 2014
“Users of the Firefox 34 beta will be able to have anonymous, WebRTC-based voice and video chats from the browser itself, with no need to install an add-on or plugin, or even to visit any special webpage.”
Ricky Robinett, Twilio
Oct 16 2014
Title pretty much says it all – a fun little app to build and play with texting images.
Dario Crivelli, InfoQ
Oct 15 2014
Real time applications by nature involve asynchronous code, and handling exceptions can be more complicated. Dario is a developer with Lightstreamer and provides a detailed technical post on how to handle those exceptions in Java.