PodRocket - A web development podcast from LogRocket

About the show

PodRocket covers everything you need to know about frontend web development on a weekly basis. Join LogRocket cofounder Ben Edelstein, the LogRocket engineering team, and more, as they interview experienced developers about all the libraries, frameworks, and tech industry issues they deal with every day.

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  • Prisma with Alex Ruheni

    February 16th, 2023  |  Season 3  |  25 mins 15 secs
    databases, prisma

    Developer Advocate, Alex Ruheni, joins us to talk about database workflows with Prisma, database access on the edge, and Prisma 4.9.

  • Using Svelte and Tailwind to build reactive interfaces with Chris Simmons

    February 15th, 2023  |  Season 3  |  26 mins 11 secs
    skeleton, svelte, tailwind, ui

    Chris Simmons is the creator of Skeleton, a UI toolkit for Svelte and Tailwind. We talk to Chris today about how he got started with Svelte and how to build reactive interfaces using Svelte and Tailwind.

  • Enhancing FWAs with web components with Brian LeRoux

    February 14th, 2023  |  Season 3  |  34 mins 40 secs
    function web apps, web components

    Brian LeRoux, founder of Begin, comes to talk about their conference talk, “Enhance your functional web apps with web components” from last year’s CascadiaJS conference.

  • Remix, Svelte, and robots with James Quick and Amy Dutton

    February 10th, 2023  |  Season 3  |  34 mins 24 secs
    remix, svelte, web development

    James Quick is a developer, speaker, and teacher. Amy Dutton is the Director of Design at Zeal, together they host the Compressed.fm podcast, a weekly podcast about web design and development. Today they join us to talk about what they are excited about in development in 2023.

  • Flightcontrol in 2023 with Brandon Bayer

    February 8th, 2023  |  Season 3  |  29 mins 34 secs
    aws, flightcontrol, paas

    Brandon Bayer returns to PodRocket to talk about the state of Flightcontrol in 2023. Flightcontrol gives you the power of AWS and the promise of PaaS. Listen now.

  • Cypress component testing with Jess Sachs

    February 7th, 2023  |  Season 3  |  28 mins 17 secs
    component testing, cypress

    Jess Sachs, maintainer of Faker.js and Vue team member, comes onto the show to talk about how component testing works in Cypress, how to get started, and the benefits of working in Cypress.

  • Handling breaking changes in GraphQL with Kadi Kraman

    February 3rd, 2023  |  Season 3  |  26 mins 41 secs

    Kadi Krama, Head of Mobile Development at Formidable Labs, comes on to talk about her recent conference talk from GraphQL Galaxy, “Handling breaking changes in GraphQL.“

  • Effective microservice communication and conversation patterns with Jimmy Bogard

    February 1st, 2023  |  Season 3  |  31 mins 41 secs
    microservice communication, microservices

    Jimmy Bogard, Creator of AutoMapper and MediatR, joins us to talk about his recent talk about the DevTernity conference, “Effective microservice communication and conversation patterns.”

  • Astro 2.0 with Ben Holmes

    January 31st, 2023  |  Season 3  |  38 mins 5 secs
    astro, frontend

    Astro 2.0 is here! Ben Holmes joins us to tell us everything you need to know about the latest version. Listen now.

  • Stencil.js with Mike Hartington

    January 27th, 2023  |  Season 3  |  26 mins 57 secs

    Stencil is a library for building reusable, scalable Design Systems. Director of Developer Relations at Ionic, Mike Hartington, joins us today to talk about Stencil and web components.

  • Svelte and modern frontends with Scott Spence

    January 26th, 2023  |  Season 3  |  23 mins 40 secs
    development, svelte, web dev

    Scott Spence is the Svelte Society London Meetup organizer and a Developer Relations Engineer at Storyblok. Scott joins us to talk about building with SvelteKit, advice for teams who want to get started with Svelte, and more!

  • Can HTTP be faster than the MySQL protocol? With Matt Robenolt

    January 25th, 2023  |  Season 3  |  30 mins 20 secs
    http3, mysql

    Matt Robenolt is a part of the infrastructure team at PlanetScale. Matt joins us today to talk about his blog post titled Faster MySQL with HTTP/3.

  • Remix in 2023 with Michael Jackson

    January 24th, 2023  |  Season 3  |  31 mins 26 secs
    #remix #shopify

    In this episode, Michael Jackson joins us to talk about Remix joining Shopify! We cover topics like Hydrogen (the Shopify stack for headless commerce), the future of Remix, and more!

  • The state of CSS in 2023 with Adam Argyle

    January 20th, 2023  |  Season 3  |  35 mins 22 secs

    CSS all-star Adam Argyle, Chrome CSS and UI Developer Relations at Google and part of the CSS Working Group, joins us to review how CSS changed in 2022 and what we should expect in 2023.

  • Vercel and Platforms Starter Kit with Steven Tey

    January 18th, 2023  |  Season 3  |  36 mins 10 secs

    DevRel at Vercel, Steven Tey, joins us to talk about Platforms Starter Kit, a new template for site builders. We talk about Vercel, multi-tenant platforms, and low-code tools.

  • Zod with Matt Pocock

    January 17th, 2023  |  Season 3  |  29 mins 4 secs
    typescript, zod

    We welcome back TypeScript’s “it” guy, Matt Pocock, onto the podcast to talk about Zod, how it aids in working with TypeScript, and how to use it.