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Programming WebAssembly with Rust: Unified Development for Web, Mobile, and Embedded Applications, in beta

November 28, 2018

Welcome to the newest of the New Web: the exciting world of WebAssembly and Rust. Come get your copy of Programming WebAssembly with Rust: Unified Development for Web, Mobile, and Embedded Applications, now in beta from pragprog.com/book/khrust.

There's not much left of 2018, but there's still time to expand your mental toolbox. Come and learn something new today.

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Programming WebAssembly with Rust: Unified Development for Web, Mobile, and Embedded Applications

WebAssembly is more than just a revolutionary new technology. It's reshaping how we build applications for the web and beyond. Where technologies like ActiveX and Flash have failed, you can now write code in whatever language you prefer and compile to WebAssembly for fast, type-safe code that runs in the browser, on mobile devices, embedded devices, and more. Combining WebAssembly's portable, high-performance modules with Rust's safety and power is a perfect development combination.

Learn how WebAssembly's stack machine architecture works, install low-level wasm tools, and discover the dark art of writing raw wast code. Build on that foundation and learn how to compile WebAssembly modules from Rust by implementing the logic for a checkers game. Create wasm modules in Rust to interoperate with JavaScript in many compelling ways. Apply your new skills to the world of non-web hosts, and create everything from an app running on a Raspberry Pi that controls a lighting system, to a fully-functioning online multiplayer game engine where developers upload their own arena-bound WebAssembly combat modules.

Get started with WebAssembly today, and change the way you think about the web.

Now in beta from pragprog.com/book/khrust.

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