Alex Birch

Alex Birch

A very full-stack developer
Tech · Video
We’ve all played a game with Box2D physics (e.g. Angry Birds). Google forked Box2D to add fluid simulation, but diverged irretrievably in the process. In this talk, I ask whether we can salvage Google’s contributions and bring both these C++ projects to the modern web using WebAssembly and TypeScript?
JavaScript provides a Promise abstraction that can be used to express 'give me the result later'. What happens if you ask for the result twice?