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Learn Javascript or Die

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February 10, 2014

Learn Javascript or Die

My presentation for the Torino Coding Society talking about javascript: a brief history of the language and its current uses, followed by an in-depth exploration of the language.

You can find the code samples here: https://github.com/Arkham/JTGP/blob/master/talk/talk.md

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Ju Liu

February 10, 2014
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  1. @arkh4m Learn Javascript or DIE

  2. A BRIEF HISTORY

  3. Brendan Eich Engineer, invented JS in 1995 working for Netscape.

  4. It was called Mocha. It was shipped as LiveScript. It

    was marketed as JavaScript.
  5. Java != JavaScript

  6. JS USES

  7. If you want to work with the web, learn JavaScript.

    “ ” If you don't want to learn JavaScript, stay the hell away from the web. @ppk
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  11. Emscripten is a LLVM to JavaScript compiler.

  12. JS ALL THE THINGS!

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  14. VIM TIME https://github.com/Arkham/JTGP/blob/master/talk/talk.md