Entries by jay

What is a Web Developer?

There are typically two reasons people reach this page. They are either looking to hire a web developer, or they want to learn to program, and they would like to find out more about the field. In this article I try to provide information for both visitors. You will understand who is a web developer, […]

Interpreted vs. Compiled Programming Languages

There are generally two types of programming languages: interpreted and compiled. There is little difference in terms of the possibilities of the language used, because “compiled programming language” and “interpreted programming language” are not in themselves meaningful word constructs. Any programming language can be interpreted or compiled in principle. Interpretation and compilation are thus rather […]

Who Controls The Internet?

Before we can answer who is in control of the Internet, it’s good to know a little about the history and fundamentals of it. The first successful message over the Internet was sent in 1969 from UCLA to Stanford. They tried to send the word “login.” They were able to send “lo” and then the […]

Javascript Limitations

When a programmig language changes as fast as Javascript, browsers need time to catch up with it. That’s why support for some of the ES6 (ECMA2016) is spotty on some browsers.