But why did Eich have only 10 days to write a programming language? What kind of taskmaster boss did he have?!
If you were alive during the early 1990s, and you used the internet, the browser you used was called Netscape Navigator. Netscape Navigator was so dominating it was pretty much the only browser anyone knew of. In 1995, Eich was hired by Netscape.
Eich, who had experience writing programming languages, was asked to write a prototype. But why only in 10 days? Because competition. Microsoft was moving quickly in the background. Suffice it to say, Eich had 10 days, or some other language was going to hit the market first.
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