ECMAScript 6 offers tail call optimization, where you can make some function calls without growing the call stack. This blog post explains how that works and what benefits it brings.
[2015-07-02] New material in these sections:
[2015-06-24] I added an FAQ with three new questions:
- Does the web finally have a universal bytecode?
- Isn’t WebAssembly like Flash?
I’m glad to announce that the first version of my book “Exploring ES6” is finally finished! It was much more work than I anticipated – the PDF has over 460 pages! I’m really happy with how it turned out.
Exploring ES6 is a living book: you can buy it now and will receive free updates until it is completely done. That may take a while, possibly until 2016. Once the book is done, there will also be a print version. New material will often be published on 2ality, before it is added to the book.
For all further information on ”Exploring ES6”, please consult its website.