is one of the youngest programming languages.
It was first implemented by Netscape Communications in 1995.
By 1999 the two major browsers,
Netscape Navigator and Microsoft Internet Explorer,
For example, the Opera
What does that mean for cross-platform coding?
Essentially, you have to use either of the following techniques:
that is supported by all target browsers and/or
- write different code segments for different browsers,
and detect the actual browser at run time.
Be sure to test your scripts on all target platforms
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