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How does Node.js work asynchronously without multithreading?

It’s all a hoax. Node is multithreaded. Alex Mills originally posted this on Quora. The main event loop is single-threaded by nature. But most of the i/o (network, disk, etc) is

Node.js at Netflix with Yunong Xiao

Node.js is a server-side JavaScript runtime powered by V8. Yunong Xiao is a senior engineer at Netflix. He works on the website’s Node.js front-end and middle-tier services.

JavaScript: Fundamental Questions

JavaScript Week is the first theme of Software Engineering Daily. Five of the top ten most popular GitHub projects involve JavaScript. Node.js, powered by V8 has driven rapid