A talk by George Ornbo (@shapeshed). What do you get if you mix Google Chrome and the JavaScript programming language? A strangely beautiful love-child for creating fast, scalable network applications. Discover how JavaScript is bridging the gap between browsers and servers and making it easier than ever to create real-time games and applications.

George is a London-based hacker who started out as a fresh-faced front-end developer, grew some stubble and got sucked into the vortex of server-side development. He has worked with a number of startups including seatwave.com and londontaxiapp.com and spent three months in the Far East of Russia hacking in temperatures of -25°C. George is currently authoring Sams Teach Yourself Node.js in 24 Hours, a beginners book on Node.js. He blogs at shapeshed.com and works at pebblecode.com.

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