Archive for August, 2011

HTML5 Rocks - Stream Updates with Server-Sent Events

Linked on Aug 18 at 5:37

“SSEs are sent over traditional HTTP. That means they do not require a special protocol or server implementation to get working. WebSockets on the other hand, require full-duplex connections and new Web Socket servers to handle the protocol. In addition, Server-Sent Events have a variety of features that WebSockets lack by design such as automatic … Read more