Readings for Lunch — [ 09 Jan 2017 ]

IMAGE OF THE DAY
Syon Park by Ruslan Bayramkulov (source)

JAVASCRIPT

2016 in Review

Guillermo Rauch makes a "retrospective" of his 2016 as developer and open-source contributor. Simply impressive, I have speechless.

PS: if you want to see him speaking, he will be at JS Day in Italy in May.

GAMING

What every programmer needs to know about game networking

Via Vitaly Sharovatov
A very interesting article about the complexity behind a multiplayer game, from the perspective of the networking code to handle the peer-to-peer and peer-to-server connections.