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+ - Why Javascript on Mobile is Slow->

Submitted by Anonymous Coward
An anonymous reader writes "Drew Crawford has a good write up of Javascript's current state regarding mobile development, and why the lack of explicit memory handling (and a design philosophy that ignores memory issues) leads to massive garbage collection overhead, which prevents HTML5/JS from being deployed for anything besides light duty mobile web development."
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Why Javascript on Mobile is Slow

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