Practice: Create dedicated and shared Web Workers

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Grace Walker

Date archived: January 4, 2017 | First published: October 07, 2011

JavaScript is a single-threaded environment, which means that multiple scripts cannot run at the same time. In HTML5, Web Workers provide a simple way to run scripts in background threads. This practice exercise is designed to test your understanding of the basic knowledge needed to create these workers.

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