Douglas Crockford: JavaScript: The Good Parts

Posted in Development, Web Technologies, Companies, Conferences on May 02, 2012



In this talk from 2007, Douglas Crockford takes us on a journey through the lens of his own personal experience with JavaScript — a journey from deep skepticism about a flawed, half-baked scripting language in the earliest days to a growing affection for what is now a still-flawed but surprisingly beautiful and powerful language that has "radically changed my way of thinking about programming languages."

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