HTTP & gRPC: Browsers do a lot to make HTTP faster

HTTP/1 is slow and browsers do a lot in the background

This article is the first of the HTTP & gRPC series. The aim is not to explain what HTTP is but to highlight its design purpose and what the browsers do in the background to give us a better experience.

This article enables you to stand at the front of the line of people that talk about HTTP and gRPC. Try to read and understand as it helps you a lot in the interview and lays a foundation for HTTP/2 and gRPC. Infact, I was asked…



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