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Interviews and news about React hosted by Michael Jackson. The React Podcast covers everything React.js and is hosted by Michael Jackson, the founder of React Training and co-author of React Router.

Interviews and news about React hosted by Michael Jackson. The React Podcast covers everything React.js and is hosted by Michael Jackson, the founder of React Training and co-author of React Router.
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Interviews and news about React hosted by Michael Jackson. The React Podcast covers everything React.js and is hosted by Michael Jackson, the founder of React Training and co-author of React Router.

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English


Episodes

32: Steal the Platform with Vincent Riemer

12/12/2018
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Vincent Riemer is the creator of io808.com and react-native-dom. He loves working on projects that challenge assumptions and inspire play. Chantastic asks him about his shoes, the inspiration behind and execution of io808.com and his mad scientist adventures with react-native-dom. They discuss the importance of exploration, the worthlessness of linters, and how to steal the platform.

Duration:00:38:34

31: Hooks are Mixins with Ryan Florence

12/4/2018
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Ryan Florence is the co-creator of React Router and creator of accessibility-first React libraries Reach Router and Reach UI. Chantastic sits with him to talk about Hooks on the night before they're announced. They talk about React's API growth, if Suspense has taken React to framework-land, what caches and resources mean for developers, and the rebirth of mixins as Hooks.

Duration:00:44:19

30: Develop in the Cloud with Christina Holland

11/28/2018
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Christina is a developer at Google and speaker at React Conf 2018. Chantastic asks her about her cloud development process. They talk about changing careers, building brains, cheating imposter syndrome, speaking at conferences, and all the services you'll need to create your next app with with less software and fewer servers.

Duration:00:32:21

29: Don't Rewrite Your App for Hooks and Suspense with Jared Palmer

11/20/2018
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Jared Palmer is a passionate JavaScript developer, pushing developer ergonomics in React with projects like formik and react-fns. Chantastic asks about what Suspense and Hooks mean for existing apps and what we should know to migrate our code sanely. They discuss why doing away with render props is a good thing, why Hooks are up to the task, and how Hooks and Suspense will impact libraries like formik, react-fns, and the-platform.

Duration:00:47:42

28: Be Healthy and Love Gatsby with Jason Lengstorf

11/14/2018
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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 there’s no site that couldn’t be static assets, connecting Gatsby to your existing API, and productivity tips for staying fresh and capable at work.

Duration:00:53:08

27: React Today and Tomorrow with the React Core Team

10/31/2018
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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 JavaScript-y, and why you shouldn’t worry about the second argument of useEffect.

Duration:00:59:19

26: Chill Out and Listen with Brad Frost

10/22/2018
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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 portable solutions, organizational therapy through design, and creating a virtuous cycle between product, design, development, and systems creating. They address the challenges of learning UI design in an industry being consumed by JavaScript,...

Duration:00:59:43

25: Make Brilliant Messes with Diana Mounter and Emily Plummer

10/16/2018
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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, component APIs, and the importance of supporting your design system by supporting designers and engineers. It’s a great discussion for everyone looking to improve processes in a legacy application.

Duration:00:41:12

24: Chase Whimsy with Burke Holland

10/9/2018
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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.

Duration:00:37:15

23: Ditch Authority with Sunil Pai

10/2/2018
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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 ourselves from criticism, being “evil by accident”, and becoming The CSS Guy for the rest of eternity.

Duration:00:44:08

22: Promise Accessibility with Ryan Florence

9/26/2018
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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 accessibility-first component library, and why none of us are really full-stack developers.

Duration:00:51:55

21: Delete Your Components with Kent C. Dodds

9/18/2018
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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 composing components well and when to use them, and what’s next for React.

Duration:00:50:00

20: Foster Vibrant and Inclusive Communities with Devon Lindsey

9/11/2018
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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 is sponsoring a React conference.

Duration:00:31:46

19: Supporting Open Source with Michael Jackson

9/4/2018
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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 CDN for NPM), and the future of modules in the browser.

Duration:00:47:28

18: Prepack and the Future of JavaScript Performance with Nikolai Tillmann

8/28/2018
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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 in large React apps.

Duration:00:23:06

17: Fast, Accessible, and Beautiful Drag and Drop with Alex Reardon

8/21/2018
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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.

Duration:00:36:55

16: The Good, Bad, and Ugly of Open Source with Ken Wheeler

8/14/2018
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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.

Duration:00:51:38

15: Data Visualization with Shirley Wu

8/7/2018
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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.

Duration:00:39:10

14: VX and D3 Charting with Harrison Shoff

7/31/2018
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Michael, Michael, and Harrison talk VX, Charting with D3, Airbnb engineering, and designing unopinionated component APIs in React.

Duration:00:33:28

13: Gatsby and GraphQL with Kurt Kemple

7/18/2018
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Michael, Michael, and Kurt talk Gatsby, GraphQL, debugging Node, and gaining buy-in on big teams.

Duration:00:49:59