Node.js News for 2022

Microsoft proposes bringing TypeScript-like type syntax to JavaScript

(March 9, 2022) It's not every day you see TypeScript as a trending topic on Twitter. But, a proposal by Microsoft to bring type syntax to JavaScript is certainly a big deal worthy of being a Twitter trending topic. Types coming to JavaScript?

Express enters Beta 1, proving the project is still alive

(February 17, 2022) Express is the most popular web application framework for Node.js, even while its development has seemingly stagnated for years. Work on the Express repository is very slow, and the Express 5.x release has been promised for years; for example 5.alpha.1 was released in November 2014. But if you look under the covers, there is significant work happening in Express sub-projects.