In early 1995, Brendan Eich from Netscape, took charge of design and implementation of a new language for non-java programmers to give access of newly added Java support in Netscape navigator.
|Internet Explorer v9.0+||Chakra|
|Opera v 14+||V8|
Comparison with Server side Languages:
The following table lists the differences.
|Classical Inheritance||Classical Inheritance||Prototypal|
Taken from: crockford.com
- It executes on client's browser, so eliminates server side processing.
- It executes on any OS.
- Performance of web page increases due to client side execution.