January 21, 2020 • ☕️ 2 min read
Once upon a time in California, a talented computer scientist named Brendan Eich wrote a brand new programming language. The legend wants that his creation took about 10 days of work and it was called 'Mocha'.
More precisely, an engine read ('parses') the script that we, as developers, write. The script is converted ('compiled') into machine language that will run.
There are several different engines out there, but the most famous are: