Ryan Dahl

Ryan Dahl is a software engineer and inventor of Node.js.wikipedia
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Node.js

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Ryan Dahl is a software engineer and inventor of Node.js.
Node.js was originally written by Ryan Dahl in 2009, about thirteen years after the introduction of the first server-side JavaScript environment, Netscape's LiveWire Pro Web.

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Ryan Dahl is a software engineer and inventor of Node.js.

San Diego

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Dahl (1980 or 1981) grew up in San Diego, California.

California

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Dahl (1980 or 1981) grew up in San Diego, California.

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His mother got an Apple IIc when he was six years old, one of his first experiences with technology.

Community college

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Ryan attended community college in San Diego and later transferred into UC San Diego where he studied mathematics.

University of California, San Diego

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Ryan attended community college in San Diego and later transferred into UC San Diego where he studied mathematics.

Mathematics

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Ryan attended community college in San Diego and later transferred into UC San Diego where he studied mathematics.

University of Rochester

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He went on to attend grad school for Mathematics at the University of Rochester where he studied algebraic topology, which he once found "very abstract and beautiful" for a couple of years but later got bored of it because "it was not so applicable to real life."

Algebraic topology

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He went on to attend grad school for Mathematics at the University of Rochester where he studied algebraic topology, which he once found "very abstract and beautiful" for a couple of years but later got bored of it because "it was not so applicable to real life."

Mathematician

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Once he realized that he did not want to be a mathematician for the rest of his life, he dropped out of the PhD program and bought a one-way ticket to South America and lived there for a year, where he found a job as a web developer.

Doctor of Philosophy

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Once he realized that he did not want to be a mathematician for the rest of his life, he dropped out of the PhD program and bought a one-way ticket to South America and lived there for a year, where he found a job as a web developer.

South America

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Once he realized that he did not want to be a mathematician for the rest of his life, he dropped out of the PhD program and bought a one-way ticket to South America and lived there for a year, where he found a job as a web developer.

Web developer

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Once he realized that he did not want to be a mathematician for the rest of his life, he dropped out of the PhD program and bought a one-way ticket to South America and lived there for a year, where he found a job as a web developer.

Ruby on Rails

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He worked on a Ruby on Rails website for a snowboard company.

Npm (software)

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After working on the Node project since 2009, Dahl announced in January, 2012 that he would step away from the project and turn over the reins to NPM creator and then Joyent employee Isaac Z. Schlueter.

TypeScript

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In a talk on "10 Things I Regret About Node.js" Dahl announced Deno, a Node.js-incompatible TypeScript runtime for V8.

List of programmers

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Ryan Dahl – creator of Node.js

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Ryan Dahl – founder of node.js project

List of Canadian musicians

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Ryan Dahl – guitarist (Limblifter)

List of University of California, San Diego people

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Ryan Dahl, BS (Mathematics). Inventor and original author of Node.js

Palomar College

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Ryan Dahl - Software Engineer, Inventor of Node.JS.

Zed Shaw

Mongrel was the first web server used by Twitter, and inspired Node.js, according to its creator Ryan Dahl.