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Getting Started with Meteor.js JavaScript Framework by Isaac Strack

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A giant Meteor appears!

Meteor takes the MVVM pattern to the next level. By applying templating through handlebars.js (or other template libraries) and using instant updates, it truly enables a web application to act and perform like a complete, robust smart application.

Let's walk through some concepts of how Meteor does this, and then we'll begin to apply this to our Lending Library application.

Cached and synchronized data (the model)

Meteor supports a cached-and-synchronized data model that is the same on the client and the server.

Cached and synchronized data (the model)

When the client notices a change to the data model, it first caches the change locally, and then tries to sync with ...

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