ECMAScript, better known by its original name, Javascript, has been characterized as the "assembly language of the Web", owing to its widespread dispersal through the innumerable Web browsers installed on end-users/consumers machines (and mobile devices) over the years. In fits and starts, various organizations, corporations and projects have sought to advance the language, but all have met some degree of failure in one sense or another. Finally, with the approved ECMA standard for ECMAScript 2015 and 2016, we have progress.

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Published on 02 June 2023