Learning Javascript

Thursday, July 21, 2011 08:48 AM

Javascript is the future of web programming. I came across these videos on hacker news and really think this should be out there in a concise blog post (instead of as a Q&A on stackoverflow.com).

The following are all download links for m4v version of Mr. Crockford's lectures on Javascript.

The JavaScript Programming Language

Douglas Crockford: "The JavaScript Programming Language" (1 of 4)

Douglas Crockford: "The JavaScript Programming Language" (2 of 4)

Douglas Crockford: "The JavaScript Programming Language" (3 of 4)

Douglas Crockford: "The JavaScript Programming Language" (4 of 4)

An Inconvenient API: The Theory of the DOM

Douglas Crockford: "Theory of the DOM" (1 of 3)

Douglas Crockford: "Theory of the DOM" (2 of 3)

Douglas Crockford: "Theory of the DOM" (3 of 3)

Advanced JavaScript

Douglas Crockford: "Advanced JavaScript" (1 of 3)

Douglas Crockford: "Advanced JavaScript" (2 of 3)

Douglas Crockford: "Advanced JavaScript" (3 of 3)

The following links are to streaming videos that are really a more concise version of the lectures above. As a side note Mr. Crockford has his own page on these lectures located here.

Crockford on Javascript

Volume One: The Early Years

Chapter 2: And Then There Was JavaScript

Act III: Function the Ultimate

Episode IV: The Metamorphosis of Ajax

Part V: The End of All Things

Scene 6: Loopage


Happy Javascript Hacking.