Why async code is so damn confusing (and a how to make it easy)

added by JavaScript Kicks
9/24/2018 8:43:55 PM


Why is asynchronous code in Javascript so complicated and confusing? There are no shortage of articles and questions from people trying to wrap their bean around it. Some handpicked questions from SO... There are literally hundreds of questions and articles about async and a lot of them sound something like this: This is a common misunderstanding of how JavaScript works.