Describes how to perform background processing using the Web Workers API in HTML5.
- [Voiceover] Hi, I'm Bill Weinman, and I'd like to welcome you to HTML5 Background Processing with Web Workers. In this course, we'll look at the HTML5 Web Workers application programming interface, including detecting support for workers, setting up workers, communicating with workers, and using one worker for several windows. I'll also take you through some of the limitations of workers, and show you how to handle common errors. The HTML5 Web Workers API provides an excellent tool for improving performance by running background processes on a web client.
Learn how to use this exciting new technology in HTML5 Background Processing with Web Workers.
- Deploying a worker
- Detecting browser support
- Communicating with workers
- Understanding API differences in shared workers