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Open Source - September 2016 Articles

Bianca Gandolfo

How To Use NDJSON Streams with can-connect

posted in Open Source, Development, CanJS on July 18, 2017 by Bianca Gandolfo

In our previous post, we talked about how to improve an app’s performance and user experience by incrementally updating our app’s UI as we received a stream of data from our API. Our example app was built on the Fetch API and can-ndjson-stream to get a ReadableStream of NDJSON and render the stream in our app.
Bianca Gandolfo

Faster Page Loads: How to Use NDJSON to Stream API Responses

posted in Open Source, Development, CanJS on July 12, 2017 by Bianca Gandolfo

Ever wish you could send your data as a stream so that the client can start manipulating it and rendering it as it arrives? Tired of waiting for your entire JSON object to resolve before your users see anything interesting? As you may have seen in my previous article on David Walsh Blog, this is now possible with the Fetch API! Stream responses are supported in Chrome 52 and in development in Firefox and Edge. This quick tutorial will show you how to set up a simple Express API to emit a ReadableStream of NDJSON.
Chasen Le Hara

June 2017 DoneJS Community Update

posted in Open Source, DoneJS on July 5, 2017 by Chasen Le Hara

Lots of notable releases, community projects, and technical content were released in the DoneJS community last month! This post outlines some of the highlights from June 2017.