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Wednesday 11th November, 2020 #

  • JavaScript async and await in loops
  • Om Malik’s notes on Apple’s M1 Chip
  • Introducing the next generation of Mac - All new MacBook Air, 13-inch MacBook Pro, and Mac mini - Pitched towards video producers, music makers and DJs, and programmers compiling code + building AI/machine learning models, these machines have the new Apple made M1 chips, super long battery life (~20 hours), speed, also with latest OS called macOS Big Sur, javascript runs 1.5 times faster, old apps will run fine using a compatibility layer called Rosetta 2
  • Callbacks vs. custom events in vanilla JS - The custom events pattern is definitely more flexible though at times, depending on how it is implemented it can feel a bit more difficult to follow the code