Why WebAssembly is Faster Than asm.js

WebAssembly, a new binary execution format for the Web, is starting to arrive in stable versions of browsers. A major goal of WebAssembly is to be fast. This post gives some technical details about how it achieves that. Of course, “fast” is relative. Compared to JavaScript and other dynamic languages, WebAssembly is fast because it […]

Link: https://hacks.mozilla.org/2017/03/why-webassembly-is-faster-than-asm-js/