setTimeoutfunction is okay, but overall, for a 250ms theoretical timeout, the real/effective timeout value ranges from 251ms to 1.66+s.
setTimeoutfunction in a
Web Worker, in a cross-origin iframe.
requestAnimationFramefunction is the least accurate and requires to be inside the viewport, otherwise the real timeout can go up to several seconds, or even minutes.
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format, used to display curated ads on publishers pages (essentially news articles / editorial content). We are using the
setTimeout function at various locations in our code base. Some of the
setTimeout callbacks are pretty critical, in the sense that delaying them for a few milliseconds could significantly impact business KPIs. …