May 26, 2018
V8 is written in C++ and is used in Google Chrome, the open source browser from Google.
V8 implements ECMAScript as specified in ECMA-262, 5th edition, and runs on Windows XP or newer, Mac OS X 10.5 or newer, and Linux systems that use IA-32, x64, or ARM processors.
V8 can run standalone, or can be embedded into any C++ application.
Git repository at https//github.com/v8/v8