Node.js is not just for making simple websites, but awesome, dynamic, real-time experiences.
1. Gif Chat Room
Node.js is built for making chat applications. Here’s a novel twist. Chrome and Firefox have an API to access a computer’s camera. Images from the camera get processed around the submission of a chat message and a gif is sent to the room.
Here’s of the sample of a gif produced in the chat.
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2. Remote Control for a Car
When I took apart a remote control car and was able to programmatically control it, I knew I had to put a web interface on it and I
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