O'Reilly logo

Jasmine JavaScript Testing - Second Edition by Paulo Ragonha

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

Chapter 1. Getting Started with Jasmine

It is an exciting time to be a JavaScript developer; technologies have matured, web browsers are more standardized, and there are new things to play with every day. JavaScript has become an established language, and the Web is the true open platform of today. We've seen the rise of single-page web applications, the proliferation of Model View Controller (MVC) frameworks, such as Backbone.js and AngularJS, the use of JavaScript on the server with Node.js, and even mobile applications created entirely with HTML, JavaScript, and CSS using technologies such as PhoneGap.

From its humble beginnings with handling HTML forms, to the massive applications of today, the JavaScript language has come very far, and with ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required