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Web Workers are covered. Web Workers communicate with the host page via message passing. If you can modularize your code in such a way to separate the computation needed on a worker thread from say the UI drawing, you won't have a problem with not accessing the DOM from the worker.
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Cool, good to hear. I haven't seen a lot on web workers re: the whole 'HTML5' thing (seems like web sockets, local storage and geolocation get most of the pub) so something to look forward to in the book.
I’ve looked at a lot of different solutions, and in my humble opinion Aspose is the way to go. Here’s the link: http://aspose.com
subject: Use of WebWorkers for gaming - HTML5 Game Programming question