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Choosing a JavaScript Framework by Pam Selle, Tim Ruffles, Christopher Hiller, Jamie White

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Chapter 5. Emerging frameworks

You’ve seen the three major players in contemporary JavaScript frameworks. Two frameworks are rapidly emerging on the JavaScript radar. They are React and PolymerJS, both of which happen to promote the usage of (theoretically) developing web standards.

By no means are these the only up and coming frameworks (you likely decided to pick this book up because you know this already). The site JavascriptOO, which lists “every javascript project you should be looking into,” lists 32 frameworks and counting (Mithril, a tiny framework that purports to have great performance benefits, is interesting).

Even so, the fact that Polymer and React are based on polyfills (patching unexisting support in the browser), makes them ...

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