Stop Writing Apps That Eat Memory And Kill Browsers
In less than 40 minutes, this high-quality, downloadable screencast will show you:
- the fundamentals of memory allocation and garbage collection
- yet another reason why global variables are bad for your app
- the proper use of of the
deletekeyword, and why you shouldn't use it.
- how to identify and clean up most memory leaks
- what a “zombie object” is, and how to prevent them
- why Backbone.js added a
stopListeningmethod to its event system
P.S. Want to follow along with the code, tweak it and see what happens? You can grab the code for this episode on Github!