Interview with Douglas Crockford at Codemotion Amsterdam 2019
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Interview with Douglas Crockford at Codemotion Amsterdam 2019
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Language
English
Level
Beginner
Length
5 minutes
Type
conference
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Interview with Douglas Crockford at Codemotion Amsterdam 2019
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Douglas Crockford was a speaker at the Codemotion Amsterdam 2019 conference, with the talk “How JavaScript Works”. He answered some questions: you wrote about JavaScript being “the world’s most misunderstood programming language” – what is wrong with the use of JavaScript? You stated that you “discovered” the good parts of JavaScript and Json - are you more like Michelangelo Buonarroti or Indiana Jones? You recently republished the digital transition. Nowadays, has a new transition occurred, or is it still happening? Regarding online privacy and net neutrality, how will the web change in the course of the next few years?

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Douglas Crockford
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Douglas Crockford was born in Frostbite Falls, Minnesota, but left when he was only six months old because it was just too damn cold. He is best known for having discovered that there are good parts in JavaScript. This was an important and unexpected discovery. He also discovered the JSON Data Interchange Format, the world’s most loved data format. He is writing a book about How JavaScript Works.
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Language
English
Level
Beginner
Length
5 minutes
Type
conference