Douglas Crockford: An Inconvenient API – The Theory of the DOM
Continuing with his series, here Mr Crockford takes a closer look at the people and events that led to the actual birth of the language. How the bad parts made it in and what we are doing about them. He also mentions how many faults the language has will be corrected in ES5 (EcmaScript 5), the future of the language and why these improvements are so important.
In the last installment in the 5 part series, Mr Crockford takes a serious look security, performance and best practices moving forward.