27 Jun RealTimeWeekly #135
Real Time Weekly: May 9th 2016
Another good tutorial on the Action Cable functionality built into Rails5 for real time apps, plus updates on WebRTC codecs, WebSockets scaling, a DataChannel example, posts on GetUserMedia and error handling and updates from TokBox!
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This week’s Real-Time news
Tonatiuh Núñez, Density Labs
Jun 9 2016
Using Active Job you can schedule queues like Sidekik or Resque, and this post shows how to combine that with the WebSockets features of Action Cable to update a web page when the jobs finish.
Martín Martínez, Sitepoint Tutorials
Jun 16 2016
JpegCamera allows you to access the user’s camera, gracefully degrading to Flash if the browser does not support getUserMedia(). The tutorial builds an Instagram layout feature with this library.