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weaknesses. The intention of this chapter is to provide you a strong understanding of
it can be used.
regarded as bugs. These remain in the language principally due to backwards compatibility
In order to write large-scale web applications it is necessary to harness the strengths of
engineers and programmers who do not understand the language fundamentals, and do not
structure their applications in a manner compatible with the growth of the code base.
As mentioned in the introduction, this chapter will not act as a tutorial on the syntax of
similar syntax (C, C++, Java etc.), will quickly pick up those details from the examples be-
In order to follow the examples in this topic, simply open the Chrome or Firefox console,
and enter the commands directly (as demonstrated earlier in the topic).