When Was JavaScript First Invented?

By: Dusty Arlia
Published on May 31, 2012
Last Updated on Saturday, July 18, 2015 at 6:55 PM
Total Updates: 6

JavaScript, originally called Mocha, was first released with the name LiveScript. LiveScript was first shipped in the beta release of Netscape Navigator 2.0 in September of 1995. LiveScript was later renamed to JavaScript on December 4, 1995 when it was deployed in the Netscape browser version 2.0B3.