November 5, 2020

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Deno 1.5 Released — Now with improved bundling (deno bundle now does tree shaking and is up to 15x faster), REPL improvements, and support for alert, confirm and prompt for user interactions. 1.5.1, a bug fix release, is also now available.

Deno Team

How Node.js is Addressing the Challenge of Ryan Dahl’s Deno — Node.js still reigns, but of course we know Deno has some tricks up its sleeve. This article includes some insights from Bethany Griggs, a Node.js TSC member, on how Node is stepping up as well as taking ‘inspiration’ from Deno.

Richard MacManus

Denoify: For NPM Module Authors That Would Like to Support Deno — Takes a TypeScript codebase targeting Node (or the Web) and returns a modified Deno module flavored version. v0.6 came out this week.

Garrone Joseph

Meet Dixture! A Test Data Builder Module for Deno — While working with Deno have you ever wished to bother less with coming up with random data for your tests? If so then Dixture is the module for you!

Rodolpho Alves

Build a Live Reloader with Deno

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Useful Resources

We're going to keep some links to perennially useful posts and resources down here just while everyone is getting up to speed with the Deno community. There's nothing new here, so if you want to skip them – no problem! :-)

awesome-deno: A Curated List of Things Related to Deno


The Deno Third Party Modules Directory — Deno has its own official code hosting service for Deno libraries.


Deno Docker: Latest Dockerfiles and Images for Deno — Grab some Docker files here covering Alpine Linux, CentOS, Debian and Ubuntu. 1.5.0 has been added.

Andy Hayden

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