Friday Reads – 13th November 2015 – #10

Supercharging JavaScript performance with asm.js asm.js enables opportunities for optimizations that can give asm.js JavaScript code near-native performance and predictable behaviour. http://blogs.windows.com/msedgedev/2015/11/10/supercharging-javascript-performance-with-asm-js/ The Force of Pliers Is 5*3 equivalent to 3*3*3*3*3 or 5*5*5? With programming languages and function declaration, this matters. http://blog.cleancoder.com/uncle-bob/2015/11/01/PlierForce.html The Worst Developer Résumé in the World Does … Continue reading

Friday Reads – 6th November 2015 – #9

Your Old Language Version is Costing You Money Courtesy of: @feelthesource Advances in language capabilities can carry with them significant cost savings in terms of developer time and code maintenance. Keeping pace with modern languages may also help you retain talented staff who are eager to work with them. http://www.daedtech.com/your-old-language-version-is-costing-you-money … Continue reading