03 Apr RealTimeWeekly #173
Real Time Weekly: April 3rd 2017
Hi everyone! The time flies and another month has passed. TADHack mini Orlando 2017 was the protagonist event on this last week, where many great hacks have been presented using telecommunication APIs.
In addition and as usually we’ve got several technical articles, especially two amazing blog posts from Philipp Hancke at appear.in and a nice guide for WebRTC developers from Tsahi Levent-Levi.
As always, if you have tips, event announcements, or suggestions, please contact me directly at firstname.lastname@example.org.
This week’s Real-Time news
Adam Lynch, smashingmagazine.com
March 21, 2017
Adam Lynch explains the process of building apps using NW.js and Electron which allows to create Desktop apps using HTML/CSS/JS and Node.js, where you can implement WebRTC features and real-time web SDKs.
Philipp Hancke, https://medium.com/@fippo
March 23, 2017
Great article from Philipp Hancke who describes how he has debugged and fixed a bug “provoking” video freeze in mobile apps by analyzing the webRTC stats using chrome://webrtc-internals and manipulating the SDP.
Ricky Robinett, twilio.com
March 28, 2017
Combining AWS Lambda and Twilio to build a contact flow to detect if a customer is calling from a mobile phone and, when they are, send their order details to them via SMS at the completion of the call.
Tsahi Levent-Levi, BlogGeek.me
March 27, 2017
Learning WebRTC and becoming a professional in this niche requires effort and dedication. On this excellent article Tsahi recommends the steps a developer should follow to achieve this goal.