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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  • Xata with Monica Sarbu

    June 14th, 2022  |  Season 2  |  32 mins 30 secs
    data, startup

    In this episode, we talk about Xata, the serverless database that feels like a spreadsheet. CEO and Founder, Monica Sarbu, joins us to talk about the work the Xata team is doing to fix the DX story around databases, the future of data, and more.

  • Balancing flexibility and consistency in component libraries with Siddharth Kshetrapal

    June 10th, 2022  |  Season 2  |  42 mins 10 secs
    design, ui

    Siddharth Kshetrapal, Design System Engineer at GitHub, joins us to talk about integrating APIs and component libraries, design systems, his upcoming talk at React Summit, and more.

  • Turborepo with Jared Palmer

    June 8th, 2022  |  Season 2  |  39 mins 10 secs
    frontend, turborepo, vercel, web development

    In this episode, we talk to the creator of Turborepo and Vercel Team Lead, Jared Palmer, about why he created Turborepo, the current state of monorepos, how to move from Lerna, and more!

  • Chakra UI with Segun Adebayo

    June 7th, 2022  |  Season 2  |  33 mins 54 secs
    design, design system, frontend development, ui

    Segun Adebayo, the creator of Chakra UI, joins us to talk about design, the future of Chakra, component libraries, and the work he has been doing at Vercel.

  • Building data-driven APIs at the Edge with Rob Sutter

    June 3rd, 2022  |  Season 2  |  45 mins 9 secs
    apis, edge computing, serverless

    In this episode, we talk to Rob Sutter, Head of Developer Advocacy at Fauna, about how to build data-driven APIs at the Edge, Fauna, and more!

  • Warp with Zach Lloyd

    June 1st, 2022  |  Season 2  |  33 mins 55 secs

    Warp is a new high-performance terminal built entirely in Rust that makes you and your team more productive and the CLI easier to use. We talk to Zach Lloyd, creator of Warp about the speedy, Rust-based terminal. We talk about how Warp was reimagined from the ground up to work like a modern app, Zach's learnings from his work at Google and previous start-ups, and more!

  • Eleventy with Zach Leatherman

    May 31st, 2022  |  Season 2  |  27 mins 20 secs
    frontend development, javascript, ssg, web development

    We talk to Zach Leatherman, creator and maintainer of Eleventy, about Eleventy, what it was like to be acquired by Netlify, and how Eleventy reached 3 million downloads on npm.

  • JavaScript data infrastructure with Tejas Kumar

    May 27th, 2022  |  Season 2  |  46 mins 38 secs
    data infrastructure, frontend development, javascript, web development

    In this episode, we talk to Tejas Kumar about JavaScript data infrastructure, how it's changed, and what the next data infrastructure evolution looks like.

  • Node.js 18 with Beth Griggs

    May 26th, 2022  |  Season 2  |  40 mins 15 secs
    javascript, node.js, web development

    In this episode, we talk about the newest release of Node.js 18 with Beth Griggs, Senior Software Engineer at RedHat and Node.js TSC Member, what the new features are, how devs can contribute, and the future of Node.

  • Compiling and bundling JavaScript with Michele Riva

    May 25th, 2022  |  Season 2  |  29 mins 1 sec
    frontend development, javascript, web development

    We talk to Michele Riva, Senior Software Architect for Nearform, about his recent BeJS conference talk, "Compiling and bundling JavaScript," including why it's difficult and how to make it painless.

  • Okteto with Ramiro Berrelleza

    May 24th, 2022  |  Season 2  |  34 mins 47 secs
    cloud computing, developer experience, kubernetes

    We talk to Ramiro Berrelleza about Okteto, a platform to help software teams launch dev environments into the cloud, and about his recent talk about developer experience at the DevX conference.

  • Sanity with Simen Svale Skogsrud

    May 20th, 2022  |  Season 2  |  49 mins 26 secs
    headless cms, web development

    In this episode, we talk to Co-Founder and CTO of Sanity, Simen Svale Skogsrud, about how the CMS bridges the divide between data and traditional content.

  • DuckDB-Wasm with André Kohn

    May 18th, 2022  |  Season 2  |  41 mins 42 secs
    database, wasm, webassembly

    DuckDB-Wasm is an in-process analytical SQL database for the browser. It is powered by WebAssembly and has been tested with Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Node.js. Creator, André Kohn, joins us to talk about DuckDB-Wasm, WebAssembly, and the future of databases.

  • Nuxt 3 with Daniel Roe

    May 17th, 2022  |  Season 2  |  39 mins 46 secs
    nuxt, vue, web development

    With Nuxt 3 set to release its stable version in June, we talk to Daniel Roe, Nuxt core team member, about what Nuxt 3 has to offer, including the new server integration and developer experience improvements.

  • Appsmith with Arpit Mohan

    May 13th, 2022  |  Season 2  |  49 mins 8 secs
    javascript, open source, ui

    Appsmith is an open-source project created to put customizable app tools directly into developers’ hands. Arpit Mohan, CTO of Appsmith, joins us to talk about how he wants to help engineers accomplish more, how Appsmith is used daily by over 1,000 teams, the difficulty of managing microservices, and more.

  • Graphite with Tomas Reimers and Greg Foster

    May 11th, 2022  |  Season 2  |  36 mins 12 secs
    business, code review, developer experience, startup, web development

    Tomas Reimers and Greg Foster join us to talk about Graphite, an open-source CLI and a code review dashboard built for engineers who want to write and review smaller pull requests, stay unblocked, and ship faster. We talk about developer workflows, the pivot from Screenplay to Graphite, Graphite's recent Series A announcement, and more.