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PersistJS, a client-side JavaScript persistent storage library, has been released.

See some of the features or visit the project’s homepage.

  • Small (9.3k minified, 3k gzipped)
  • Standalone: Does not need any additional browser plugins or JavaScript libraries to work on the vast majority of current browsers.
  • Consistent: Provides a consistent, opaque API, regardless of the browser.
  • Extensible: Custom backends can be added easily.
  • Backwards Compatible: Can fall back to flash or cookies if no client-side storage solution for the given browser is available.
  • Forwards Compatible: Supports the upcoming versions of Internet Explorer, Firefox, and Safari (Opera too, if you have Flash).
  • Unobtrusive: Capability testing rather than browser detection, so newer standards-compliant browsers will automatically be supported.

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