As promised in the 1.4.1 release announcement, Meteor 1.4.2 will be all about rebuild performance. This is pretty exciting as I think most of us meteorites have been feeling this pain for a quite a while now.
Rate limiting is an important security technique. Even if you’re not expecting anyone to spam your methods with requests, you should still use it. The Meteor Chef walks through why and how to define modules that follow a consistent pattern and make reuse easy.