James Mallison (@J7mbo) is a software Engineer with specific interests in Technical and Software Architecture.
Websockets are a protocol allowing bi-directional, full-duplex data transfer over a single connection.
Learning how to implement real push notifications opens up the world of event-driven programming and what better language to take a look at this technology with than PHP?
This talk involves the story of a mostly legal side project of mine involving torrenting, data transfer and the joys of event-driven programming.
Walking away you should have a clearer understanding of websockets, some of the tools and libraries available to help you on your way, commercial options, and how to buy a VPS anonymously to download your legal Ubuntu torrents on.
Now our first event has finally happened, thanks to all those that came, we can publish information about previous events.
We are always on the look out for speakers - and welcome talk submissions from all regardless of previous experience. Concerned that your 'not the expert', no worries, you'd be surprised I am sure at what you know and the benefit you can bring from sharing your experiences with others. We have been to many events and spoken ourselves, we understand. We can help you with your talk and provide a supportive environment, where it is needed so please contact us and discuss your ideas. We also welcome tutorial and workshop style ideas.
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