Promise.js 2.0 – Promise Framework for JavaScript

Well over a year ago I posted an article describing how to employ an asynchrony concept known as a Promise.  Since then a number of implementations of Promises have shown up in libraries such as jQuery Deferred and CommonJS.  I’ve updated the sources and removed the dependency on ASP.NET Ajax, however the current version depends…

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Promises and Futures in JavaScript

[Note: A new version of Promise.js is available here. It has a less restrictive license and additional functionality. Please be sure to check it out.] A Promise is a programming model that deals with deferred results in concurrent programming.  The basic idea around promises are that rather than issuing a blocking call for a resource…

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