V8 version 0.5: typed arrays and sql.js
February 15, 2015
Earlier this month, V8 version 0.5 appeared on CRAN. This version adds support typed arrays as specified in ECMA 6 in order to support high performance computing and libraries compiled with emscripten. A big thanks goes to Kenton Russell (@timelyportfolio) for suggesting these features.
More V8 fun
To learn more, have a look at the vignettes: