React Podcast

React Podcast

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Conversations about React with your favorite developers..
28: Be Healthy and Love Gatsby with Jason Lengstorf
Nov 14 • 53 min
Jason Lengstorf is a developer advocate at Gatsby and productivity speaker/author. Chantastic asks about what the Gatsby team is up to, why Gatsby makes sense, and how their team is growing a vibrant JavaScript community. They talk about GraphQL, why…
27: React Today and Tomorrow with the React Core Team
Oct 31 • 59 min
The React core team sits down with Michael Jackson to discuss React today and tomorrow. They talk Concurrent Mode, Suspense, Hooks, the new profiler tab, scheduling in the browser, React Fire, React Fusion, becoming more framework-y, appearing less…
26: Chill Out and Listen with Brad Frost
Oct 22 • 59 min
Brad Frost is the author of Atomic Design, renowned speaker, and consulting designer. Chantastic asks him about his recent experience learning React and the difficulty he found entering the realm of React. They talk about team communication, developing…
25: Make Brilliant Messes with Diana Mounter and Emily Plummer
Oct 16 • 41 min
Diana and Emily create design systems at Github. Chantastic asks them about the story of design at Github, what role React will play in future systems, and what community tools that make their job easier. They talk Rails, Lerna, monorepos, Figma,…
24: Chase Whimsy with Burke Holland
Oct 9 • 37 min
Chantastic asks Burke Holland about Five Things, VS Code can do that?!, and what brought him to computers. They discuss Windows 98 UI, React at Microsoft, the gateway drug to TypeScript, React Food Truck, and how how he discovered the identity of horse_js.
23: Ditch Authority with Sunil Pai
Oct 2 • 44 min
Chantastic talks with Sunil Pai about Facebook, Oculus, and what the future holds for the JavaScript community. They discuss Sunil’s early adventures in programming, why firebug changed everything, how he came to mad dogs models, the ways we protect…
22: Promise Accessibility with Ryan Florence
Sep 26 • 51 min
Chantastic talks with Ryan Florence about Reach UI and why accessibility is important for everyone. They discuss the balance of physical and mental activity, Ryan’s foray into programming and entrepreneurship, the inspiration behind his…
21: Delete Your Components with Kent C. Dodds
Sep 18 • 50 min
Chantastic talks with Kent C Dodds about his adventures in React development and why we should be optimizing code for delete-ability. They discuss React Rally, managing your career, taming your ego, keeping healthy and happy on Twitter, tools for…
20: Foster Vibrant and Inclusive Communities with Devon Lindsey
Sep 11 • 31 min
Chantastic talks with Devon about her adventures in web development and why she organizes the ReactJS San Francisco Bay Area meetup. They discuss how to foster vibrant and inclusive communities, why React Rally is so special, and what it means that Apple…
19: Supporting Open Source with Michael Jackson
Sep 4 • 47 min
Chantastic talks with Michael about his journey into open source and how he’s building a business to sustain open source development. They discuss frontend libraries (then and now), the link between business and open source, the genesis of unpkg.com (a…
18: Prepack and the Future of JavaScript Performance with Nikolai Tillmann
Aug 28 • 23 min
Chantastic talks with Nikolai about Prepack — a tool for making JavaScript code run faster. They discuss the goals and challenges before Prepack, why it makes global JavaScript faster, and how it could dramatically improve time to interactive performance…
17: Fast, Accessible, and Beautiful Drag and Drop with Alex Reardon
Aug 21 • 36 min
Chantastic talks with Alex Reardon about his project react-beautiful-dnd. They discuss the physics of drag and drop, accessibility in any language, tricks and tactics for performance tuning UI, and engineering health in open source.
16: The Good, Bad, and Ugly of Open Source with Ken Wheeler
Aug 14 • 51 min
Michael Jackson, Michael Chan, and Ken Wheeler talk Smooth Criminal, BBQ tweets, what inspires his open source work, and what he’s working on as the Director of Open Source at Formidable Labs.
15: Data Visualization with Shirley Wu
Aug 7 • 39 min
Michael Jackson, Michael Chan talk with Shirley Wu about D3 and React, creative data visualizations, freelance work, and how she’s helping React developers love D3.
14: VX and D3 Charting with Harrison Shoff
Jul 31 • 33 min
Michael, Michael, and Harrison talk VX, Charting with D3, Airbnb engineering, and designing unopinionated component APIs in React.
13: Gatsby and GraphQL with Kurt Kemple
Jul 18 • 50 min
Michael, Michael, and Kurt talk Gatsby, GraphQL, debugging Node, and gaining buy-in on big teams.
12: Coming to React with Sara Vieira
Jun 5 • 55 min
Sara Vieira is easily one of the most entertaining people we’ve ever had on this show. She has been working with React over the past few years and has recently been traveling around Europe and giving free workshops on React in London and at React Finland.
11: Inside React with Sophie Alpert
May 29 • 41 min
Sophie Alpert is a core contributor to React and is currently the engineering manager for the React team at Facebook. She has been contributing to React for over 3 years now, making her first contributions while she was working as an engineer at Khan…
10: Codesandbox with Ives van Hoorne
May 22 • 33 min
Ives van Hoorne is the creator of Codesandbox; an online code editor written completely in React. Although Codesandbox is written in React, it can be used to build applications for any front-end framework.
9: Emotion with Kye Hohenberger
May 15 • 56 min
Kye Hohenberger is the author of the Emotion JavaScript library, a popular choice among React developers who prefer using CSS-in-JS to traditional CSS stylesheets. In this episode we discuss his work on Emotion including where he got the initial…
8: React Perf Devtool with Nitin Tulswani
May 8 • 38 min
Nitin Tulswani is a prolific developer and the creator of react-perf-devtool, a library that helps with profiling the performance of your React components since react-addons-perf was deprecated in React 16. In this episode we discuss Nitin’s approach to…
7: React and Electron with James Long
Apr 24 • 59 min
James Long is a prolific blogger and the author of several open source libraries including Prettier. He has recently started developing Actual, a budgeting app built in React and Electron. In this episode we talk about James’ approach to business, as well…
6: Async React with Andrew Clark
Apr 10 • 45 min
Andrew Clark is a developer on the React core team at Facebook who has been working on asynchronous rendering. In this episode we do a deep dive on some of the decisions behind the implementation of async mode in React 16 as well as talk about how…
5: Finite State Machines with David Khourshid
Apr 3 • 36 min
In this episode Michael Jackson talks with David Khourshid about State Machines. David is a developer on the Visual Studio Live Share team at Microsoft. Recently, he’s been exploring methods of using finite state machines together with React to create…
4: Babel and open source sustainability with Henry Zhu
Mar 30 • 45 min
In this episode Michael Jackson talks with Henry Zhu, maintainer of the hugely popular Babel project, about open source sustainability and what’s coming next for the Babel project.
3: The Future of React with Dan Abramov
Feb 28 • 35 min
In this episode Michael Jackson talks with Dan Abramov, author of Redux and create-react-app, about the responsibility that comes with being an influential voice for React, how future versions of React will leverage requestIdleCallback to schedule work,…
2: Razzle, After.js, and Formik with Jared Palmer
Feb 20 • 35 min
In this episode Michael Jackson talks with Jared Palmer about Razzle, After.js, Formik, several other open source libraries from Jared, as well as Typescript and the implications of the upcoming async APIs in React.
1: React Native for web with Nicolas Gallagher
Jan 29 • 35 min
Welcome to the inaugural episode of The React Podcast. In this episode Michael Jackson talks with Nicolas Gallagher about his project React Native for Web, the React Native API, how Twitter’s new mobile website is powered by React Native for Web, and more.