Deno 1.8 just lately shipped with plenty of new features, including WebGPU support, internationalization APIs, stabilized import maps, assist for fetching personal modules, and extra. The Deno permissions API is now secure. Deno 1.8 moreover ships with TypeScript 4.2.
The release note defined the motivation behind the assist for the WebGPU APIs as follows:
WebGPU is an API originally proposed by Apple that exposes the GPU computation performance out there on many units. WebGPU could present higher efficiency than WebGL in duties that profit from parallel processing — as usually happens in scientific computing, machine studying, graphics and video games improvement…
Deno customers can improve by operating deno improve in a terminal.