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  • Facebook’s HHVM Speeds Up Box

    … runtime caught our attention. We decided to seriously re-evaluate HHVM, and, after a couple of months spent working through GitHub issues and runtime differences, often with Facebook’s HHVM team directly, it was clear that we were on to something big. Many months in the making, Box is now in the process of deploying HHVM to our live Web app…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebook- 7 readers -
  • Facebook Open-Sources JavaScript Static-Type Checker Flow

    … The latest software to be open-sourced by Facebook is Flow, a static-type checker for JavaScript. Extensive details about Flow are available in this post on the Facebook Engineering blog by software engineers Avik Chaudhuri, Basil Hosmer and Gabriel Levi, but here are the basics: Flow adds static typing to JavaScript to improve developer…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Social- 7 readers -