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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  • Your React questions answered

    May 31st, 2023  |  Season 3  |  38 mins 59 secs
    react, react server components

    You sent us your questions about React and our panel of experts answered. Listen to Shaundai Person, Senior Software Engineer at Netflix, and Ben Holmes, Software Developer at Astro, answer questions about dealing with issues in React, React Server Components, wishlists, and more.

  • SolidStart with Ryan Carniato (Repeat)

    May 30th, 2023  |  Season 3  |  43 mins 44 secs
    javascript, solidstart, vite

    Originally published on January 6th, 2023.

    In this repost from January, Ryan Carniato comes back on PodRocket to talk about SolidStart, the Solid app framework. We talk about the Solid ecosystem, server-side rendering in JavaScript, and how Vite was a game changer for Ryan. Listen now.

  • Lee Robinson, Tim Neutkens, and Mark Erikson

    May 26th, 2023  |  Season 3  |  11 mins 50 secs
    next.js 13.4, redux toolkit, vercel

    In this week’s roundup, hear snippets of our discussions with Lee Robinson about Vercel, Tim Neutkens about Next.js 13.4, and Mark Erikson about Redux Toolkit.

  • Intelligent state management with David Khourshid

    May 25th, 2023  |  Season 3  |  26 mins 10 secs
    intelligent state management

    David Khourshid, founder of Stately AI and creator of XState, comes on to talk about how developers can make their state management more intelligent.

  • Qwik 1.0 and Builder.io with Steve Sewell

    May 24th, 2023  |  Season 3  |  37 mins 58 secs
    builder.io, qwik 1.0

    Steve Sewell, CEO and Co-Founder of Builer.io, joins us to talk about the journey to Qwik 1.0. We cover data fetching, performance, developer experience, and more!

  • Security and path traversal with Liran Tal

    May 23rd, 2023  |  Season 3  |  23 mins 47 secs
    path traversal, security

    Today, we have Liran Tal, Director of Developer Advocacy at Snyk, to talk about a security risk all developers should know about: path traversal.

  • The state of CSS in 2023 with Adam Argyle (Repeat)

    May 20th, 2023  |  Season 3  |  36 mins 42 secs
    css, ui, ux

    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.

  • Next.js 13.4 with Tim Neutkens

    May 19th, 2023  |  Season 3  |  39 mins 13 secs
    nextjs 13.4, nextjs app router

    Tim Neutkens is the Next.js lead at Vercel. Tim joins us to talk about the Next.js App Router and some other new features from the latest release.

  • Vercel with Lee Robinson

    May 17th, 2023  |  Season 3  |  39 mins 32 secs
    vercel, vercel secure compute, vercel spaces, vercel storage

    Lee Robinson, VP of Developer Relations at Vercel, joins us to talk about the suite of products launched earlier this month. We cover Vercel Storage, Vercel Secure Compute, Vercel Spaces, and more.

  • Fauna with Tyson Trautmann

    May 16th, 2023  |  Season 3  |  30 mins 16 secs
    database operations, fauna, scaling

    Tyson Trautmann is the VP of Engineering at Fauna, a new database combining document and relational models into an API. Tyson discusses how Fauna handles all database operations, freeing up enterprise dev teams to focus on scaling and innovating their applications.

  • Modern, maintainable Node.js architecture with Juri Strumpflohner

    May 12th, 2023  |  Season 3  |  29 mins 40 secs

    We talk about modern Node.js architecture and how developers can better maintain it with Juri Strumpflohner, Senior Director of Developer Experience at Nx.

  • Redux Toolkit with Mark Erikson

    May 10th, 2023  |  Season 3  |  36 mins 38 secs

    Mark Erikson, Redux maintainer and creator of the Redux Toolkit, comes on to talk about how Redux has evolved and how developers can utilize the Redux Toolkit.

  • Go in 2023 with Johnny Boursiquot

    May 9th, 2023  |  Season 3  |  37 mins 25 secs

    Johnny Boursiquot is back on PodRocket to update us on the state of Go in 2023.

  • React Forget, PartyKit, and the future of web dev

    May 5th, 2023  |  Season 3  |  13 mins 13 secs
    partykit, react, react forget

    Want to listen to the best episodes of the past two weeks? In this roundup, we hear snippets from recent episodes with the React Core Team, Sunil Pai, and Josh Comeau. You can listen to the full episodes in the links below.

  • The WebContainer API with the StackBlitz team

    May 4th, 2023  |  Season 3  |  31 mins 17 secs
    stackblitz, webcontainer api

    Sylwia Vargas is a Developer Relations Lead at StackBlitz and Dominic Elm is a Founding Engineer and Team Lead at StackBlitz. They are joining us today to discuss WebContainers, the WebContainer API, what you can build with the API, and more!

  • Engineering and innovation with CTO of SoundCloud, Matthew Drooker

    May 3rd, 2023  |  Season 3  |  32 mins 47 secs
    engineering, innovation, soundcloud

    On today's episode, we sit down with the CTO of SoundCloud and former CTO at CNN Digital, Matthew Drooker.

    Matthew was at CNN Digital during a complete rewrite of the frontend. While at WarnerMedia, he did many things for March Madness. Matthew also focused on live video and VOD solutions for brands like HBO, TBS, TNT, and Turner Sports.