HTML5 WEB WORKERS
isolated threads that can concurrently perform work.
Why use Web Workers:
- Background Tasks
- Maximize the potential of available hardware
- Isolation and segregation of responsibilities
WEB WORKERS LIMITATIONS
As with any other language feature that uses threads or processes there are limitations.
Most of the limitations come from UI elements.
not use Web Workers when manipulating:
TYPES OF WEB WORKERS
There are two types of Web Workers specifically designed for different tasks.
- Dedicated Workers
- Shared Workers
- Background work
WEB WORKER CANDY
- Dynamic External Script Loading
- Blob Manipulation
- Inline Workers using Blobs