The battle for the title: the fastest ARM JavaScript Engine. Round one.

There was a time, when Internet Explorer ruled the word, and browser developments were nearly stopped. Fortunately, Mozilla Foundation has brought us the Firefox and big waves appeared on the silent ocean. A fierce war has started since then: both in terms of speed and features. After some time other big names joined like Apple and Google. Using these new tools, the human creativity has changed the internet into a rich and beautiful place. (OK, it has dark sides as well).

Disabling the cache

A goal of mine is to decrease and limit the memory usage of WebKit. In embedded environments, memory can be even more important than performance. I was interested how can the memory consumption be lowered with the functionality already present in WebKit's code base, i.e., without too much hacking of the code.