WebAssembly vs. JavaScript: performance, platform API access, memory, debugging

This is post # 6 of the series dedicated to exploring JavaScript and its building components. In the process of identifying and describing… Read more

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How a sidekick scripting language for Java, created at Netscape in a ten-day hack, ships first as a de facto Web standard and eventually becomes the world’s most widely used programming language. This paper tells the story of the creation, design, evoluti... (more…)

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Live server push without JavaScript

So in my post Is this evil? I covered a way of tracking users with CSS. While thinking about those weird ways of using the web I also started thinking about pushing live data to clients without JS. Or at least maintaining a connection. So... (more…)

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