Welcome to the K4Connect developer blog. Come back often for articles written by our awesome development staff, on interesting tech topics like home automation, javascript, the cloud, and mobile development. If these sound interesting to you, you should also check out our careers page.

Socket.io

Socket.io is our favorite engine for building fast real-time applications. Here’s why we love it, and how to build a basic chat room with it.

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SSL on Elastic Beanstalk

We’re big fans of Amazon’s Elastic Beanstalk offering. It allows us to quickly deploy our Node.js applications onto a reliable, auto-scaling cloud platform. This however presents a small problem when dealing with secure sites that use SSL.

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Watching the DOM

Ever wanted to know when a DOM element has changed, but you are not the one changing it, so you don’t get an event to watch? We ran across this same issue just the other day. Here’s a quick tip on how we fixed it…

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Welcome to the K4Connect developer blog. Come back often for articles written by our awesome development staff…

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