HTML5 update: why it is slow?

Trevor DeVore lists at
Thu Jan 7 09:03:20 EST 2016

On Wednesday, January 6, 2016, Monte Goulding <monte at> wrote:
> Personally I’d rather you declare force majeure on wait for HTML5 and
> apply your considerable talents to implementing non-blocking versions of
> everything. Wait et al causes issues all over the place, is usually the
> least efficient way of doing things and the end result is almost always a
> poor user experience. Given the choice of a little bit of extra coding work
> implementing callbacks but with the side benefit that users won’t be
> sitting there wondering what’s going on and an engine that’s either 22x
> faster or half the size (both of which are critical issues for HTML5) what
> do you think people would choose?


Trevor DeVore

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