James Flower

C# .NET and Web Developer

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Will WebAssembly (Wasm) replace JavaScript?

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Ever since JavaScript was created in 1995 it has formed a key part of providing interactive experiences on websites. However, since WebAssembly (Wasm) support is now available in major browsers, will it be able to hold out against the competition, or will WebAssembly replace JavaScript as the essential tool for client-side development on the web? I think there are several factors that will drive or slow developers to adopt WebAssembly as a JavaScript replacement. These are, the current l