Faster, node.js focused alternative to JavaScript's native array map.

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Faster, node.js focused alternative to JavaScript's native array map.


Install with npm:
$ npm install --save arr-map

Why use this?

JavaScript's native is slow, and other popular array map libraries are focused on browser compatibility, which makes them bloated or less than idea for non-browser usage. This implementation is focused on node.js usage keeping it light and fast.


var map = require('arr-map');

map(['a', 'b', 'c'], function(ele) {
  return ele + ele;
//=> ['aa', 'bb', 'cc']

map(['a', 'b', 'c'], function(ele, i) {
  return i + ele;
//=> ['0a', '1b', '2c']


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  • arr-flatten: Recursively flatten an array or arrays. This is the fastest implementation of array flatten. | homepage
  • arr-reduce: Fast array reduce that also loops over sparse elements. | homepage


Pull requests and stars are always welcome. For bugs and feature requests, please create an issue.

Building docs

(This project's is generated by verb, please don't edit the readme directly. Any changes to the readme must be made in the readme template.)
To generate the readme, run the following command:
$ npm install -g verbose/verb#dev verb-generate-readme && verb

Running tests

Running and reviewing unit tests is a great way to get familiarized with a library and its API. You can install dependencies and run tests with the following command:
$ npm install && npm test


Jon Schlinkert


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. Released under the MIT License.

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