Node.js Lessons, Disable Lazy Loading, and Much More
Happy Friday, Dev Digesters! Your weekly update of content from our devs is ready. Though not all of these pieces are brand-new, they can still be quite helpful. Below you’ll find some lessons learned on Node.js, a tip on lazy loading, and more.
Articles and Videos:
- Sometimes it’s better to learn from other people’s mistakes. Take a look at these “Hard-won lessons” from using Node.js for 5 years.
- A fun story you may or may not have heard about: “A software engineer is detained for several hours by U.S. Customs — and given a test to prove he’s an engineer.”
- Make sure to disable lazy loading in your ASP.NET web apps by default! See why you should be doing this here.
- Uber ran into serious scaling problems when using Postgres, so they converted to MySQL. Learn about the switch!
Intertech Dev Tip of the Week: Simply documenting your code is not enough. You need to make sure it is documented well. Learn how to make sure! Thanks to Scott R. for the Dev Tip this week.
Humor: “Coding on production”
Credit to redditor snobby_penguin.
Hope you enjoy some nice weather this weekend!