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Web workers : multithreaded programs

paul nisset
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Joined: May 13, 2009
Posts: 169
Hi,
I've never heard of web workers before.

What are they and how does multi threading play into their role ?

Thanks,
Paul
Ido Green
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Joined: Jul 27, 2010
Posts: 25
I would suggest to start with this great article:
http://www.html5rocks.com/en/tutorials/workers/basics/

or just go to my blog and go over these three posts:
* http://greenido.wordpress.com/2011/10/23/web-workers-part-1/
* http://greenido.wordpress.com/2011/10/30/web-workers-part-2-out-of-3-control-your-threads-in-javascript/
* http://greenido.wordpress.com/2011/11/03/web-workers-part-3-out-of-3-shared-wrokers/

paul nisset
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Joined: May 13, 2009
Posts: 169
Thanks for the links.
I'll check them out.
-Paul
Martin Garrido
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Joined: Dec 04, 2010
Posts: 31
I'm learning web design by myself. I'm grateful to you for this.
Ido Green
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Posts: 25
Sure thing!
I hope you will find it useful.
 
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