Published or updated on May 20, 2019
The intantness of chat apps has always been a mystery to me.
The technical details of moving emojis through The Internet Pipes and across continents in 0.004 miliseconds is well beyond my paygrade.
But I got a tiny window of insight into the magic this week while illustrating notes for
Turns out it's not magic, but instead done through
I obviously still haven't a clue what goes on inside that dark little portal. Thankfully using tools like Vue & Socket.io save us from that level of depth.
A high-res & printable version of the notes, plus the full course is avaliable here on the Vue and Socket.io for Real-Time Communication page.