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A Simple Introduction to Web Workers in JavaScript

How your JavaScript code can do more than one task at a time

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Goal: Learn to use the Web Workers API to do work in the background

Prerequisites: Basic JavaScript knowledge (events, DOM)

Way back when JavaScript was first created, no one worried too much about performance. JavaScript was…




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