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  • Published: 15 August 2021
  • ISBN: 9781718501447
  • Imprint: No Starch
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 324
  • RRP: $69.99

The Art of WebAssembly



Learn how, when and why to use WebAssembly for creating high-performing, lightning-fast websites and applications.

WebAssembly is the performance enhancement technology that’s kicking up your browser speed and revolutionizing the way web applications are run. It’s fast becoming the gold standard for modern web developers, making this book essential reading for programmers who want to stay relevant and improve their game.

Readers will gain a deep understanding of what WebAssembly is, how it works under the hood, when to use it, and why it improves JavaScript run times. The book’s crisp, clear prose, ample illustrations, and helpful examples easily deconstruct complex topics for programmers of all skill levels. It not only shows how to expertly optimize and compile low-level code via WebAssembly, it teaches you how to debug, evaluate, and represent your code in human-readable WebAssembly Text format – a skill set that will set users apart from their peers as WebAssembly expands into mobile and desktop apps, servers and other execution environments.

  • Published: 15 August 2021
  • ISBN: 9781718501447
  • Imprint: No Starch
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 324
  • RRP: $69.99

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