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03.17.2017

How we use JavaScript engines

In this video, Soren Yeadon delves into the components that run behind the scenes when your code is executed. He provides a description of compilers, interpreters, parsing, garbage collection and instruction sets. After laying that foundation, Soren discusses the behavior and history JavaScripts engines, and dives deeply into the state of the V8 engine used in Google Chrome and Node.js. Watch this video to learn about the exciting new optimizations we have to look forward to in the future of the internet's most popular web browser!

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