`String.prototype.symbolAt()` (improved `String.prototype.charAt()`)

Brendan Eich brendan at mozilla.com
Sat Feb 15 11:13:39 PST 2014


Aside: "ECMASpeak" is neither accurate (we don't work for Ecma, it's JS 
not ES :-P), nor euphonious. But here's a pointer:


C. Scott Ananian wrote:
> new string object.

"new string primitive", because "string object" (especially with "new" 
in front) suggests new String('hi').

/be


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