Making Dynamsoft Barcode SDK an Addon for Node.js

Do you know which programming language is currently ranking first on GitHub? It is JavaScript! JavaScript is not only used for HTML5 Web application development, but also for server-side programming with runtime environment Node.js. With npm, the package manager for Node.js, it is so easy to install any Web frameworks or utilities. Although Node.js has provided many powerful JavaScript APIs, sometimes we have to create add-ons to empower Node.js with extra functionalities. In this tutorial, I’d like to share how to implement a JavaScript Barcode application with the custom addon, wrapped with C/C++ APIs of Dynamsoft Barcode SDK, for Node.js.

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How to Use Edge.js to Empower WebSocket Solutions in JavaScript

A few days ago, I read the article – Run .NET and Node.js code in-process with Edge.js, which inspired me to try a new way of WebSocket solutions in JavaScript. It is known that Node.js makes applications, which written in JavaScript, run on server-side. Let’s see how we can quickly implement image transmission between servers and clients in a few lines of code.

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