Google Tech Talk
May 18, 2009
Presented by Mark Miller, Waldemar Horwat, and Mike Samuel.
Slides for this talk are available from http://google-caja.googlecode.com/svn/trunk/doc/html/es5-talk/es5-talk.html
straining to carry a load it was not designed for.
In this first talk, we’ll explain changes in EcmaScript 5, the problems they’re meant to address, the de-facto standards they codify,
and how these changes are likely to affect web applications.
Mark S. Miller is a research scientist at Google working on Caja, a member of the EcmaScript committee, open source coordinator for the E programming language, a pioneer of agoric (market-based secure distributed) computing, and an architect of the Xanadu hypertext publishing system.
Mike Samuel is an engineer on Caja and a member of the Secure EcmaScript working group.