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The BinAST diaries - Compression, part 1

If you have been following the work on the JavaScript Binary AST, you probably realized that we haven’t been communicating much recently. Sorry about that, we’ve been busy iterating on it! In this blog entry, I’d like to talk to you about our current main focus: file compression.

JavaScript Binary AST diaries - How to replace proving with validating for fun and profit

In this entry, I’d like to discuss one of the most interesting and unusual aspects of the Binary AST: how we gain performance by turning proof-building into validation, and why this is very good news for performance (and maybe not so good news for file size).