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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  • Bringing page transitions to the web with Jake Archibald

    July 26th, 2022  |  Season 2  |  35 mins
    chrome, googleio, web page transitions

    In this episode, we talk to Jake Archibald, programs engineer and developer advocate working on Chrome, about web page transitions introduced at this year’s Google I/O conference. We talk about the issues with creating web page transitions and what Chrome is doing to bring easy-to-use transitions to the web.

  • TC39 and Multicore JavaScript with Ujjwal Sharma

    July 22nd, 2022  |  Season 2  |  44 mins 25 secs
    frontend development, javascript, web development

    We talk to TC39 Co-Chair, JavaScript Internationalization Co-Editor, and Node.js core collaborator, Ujjwal Sharma about what it’s like to work on the TC39 committee, how it affects developers in their day-to-day, and how JavaScript is evolving in our multicore technical world.

  • PodRocket presents: Full-stack development has changed with HTML All The Things

    July 21st, 2022  |  Season 2  |  1 hr 14 mins
    development, full stack development, html

    We'll be back with our PodRocket episodes tomorrow but today, we're bringing you a guest episode with Matt and Mike from HTML All The Things podcast about how full stack development has changed, including how Next.js, Nuxt.js, and SvelteKit have evolved.

  • Vue 2.7 "Naruto" with Natalia Tepluhina

    July 20th, 2022  |  Season 2  |  43 mins
    migration, ui, vue

    We sit down with Natalia Tepluhina, Vue.js core team member and a staff engineer at GitLab, to talk about Vue 2.7, known as “Naruto,” the Vue composition API, Vuetify, migration, and more.

  • Redwood, startups, and the future with Tom Preston-Werner

    July 19th, 2022  |  Season 2  |  47 mins 20 secs
    devtools, redwoodjs, startups

    In this episode, we talk to Tom Preston-Werner, creator of RedwoodJS, Jekyll, and cofounder of GitHub, about why he wanted to create RedwoodJS, how it benefits startups, and the future of investing in startups.

  • Using Storybook, Nuxt, and Vue components to build websites as a team in parallel with Drew Baker

    July 15th, 2022  |  Season 2  |  44 mins 45 secs
    nuxt, storybook, vue, web design

    Drew Baker is the founder and technical director at Funkhaus digital agency. Drew joins us to talk about how he and his team use Storybook, Nuxt, and Vue components to build multiple websites quickly and efficiently.

  • Welcome to PodRocket

    July 14th, 2022  |  Season 2  |  53 secs
    frontend development, web development

    Welcome to PodRocket, LogRocket’s podcast created to bring you in-depth interviews with experienced engineers like Guillermo Rauch, updates on new releases like Node 18 with Beth Griggs, and conference talks with speakers like Jenn Creighton. So follow PodRocket and tell your friends; we have a lot more coming your way.

  • React 18 with Shruti Kapoor

    July 13th, 2022  |  Season 2  |  38 mins 28 secs
    frontend development, react, web development

    With React 18 now officially released, Shruti Kapoor comes to give us the rundown on the updated UI features, concurrency, how to install 18, and more!

  • The Nx roadmap with Juri Strumpflohner

    July 12th, 2022  |  Season 2  |  40 mins
    build system, database, monorepo

    We talk to Juri Strumpflohner, Director of Engineering and Dev Experience at Nrwl, about Nx, the future of Nx in 2022, and the importance of monorepos.

  • Speeding up the supply chain using commercial vehicle data with Jin Zang and Dhruv Gupta

    July 8th, 2022  |  Season 2  |  37 mins
    data, universal data platform, vehicle applications

    Axle is a universal data platform for trucking and supply chains that makes developing universal vehicle applications easy. We talk to Jin Zang and Dhruv Gupta, co-founders of Axle, about how Axle integrates across providers seamlessly, reduces development time and costs, and enables new vehicle applications.

  • Lexical with Elena Bukareva and Acy Watson

    July 6th, 2022  |  Season 2  |  36 mins 40 secs
    framework, meta, texteditor

    In this episode, we talk about Lexical, the new extensible text editor framework from Meta, with Elena Bukareva, software engineering manager at Meta, and Acy Watson, software engineer for the Lexical core team.

  • Storybook with Chantastic (Repeat)

    July 5th, 2022  |  Season 2  |  51 mins 59 secs
    chromatic, storybook, web development

    Chantastic joins us to talk about Chromatic, component-driven development, testing, Spider-Man, and more.

  • Modern React with Paige Niedringhaus (Repeat)

    July 1st, 2022  |  Season 2  |  50 mins
    frontend development, frontend web development, react, reactjs, software engineering, tech, technology, web development

    Paige Niedringhaus, Staff Software Engineer at Blues Wireless and author of the Modernizing React Apps course, joins us to talk about keeping your React application up to date, challenges React developers are experiencing, VS Code extensions that you should try, career changes, and more.

  • The state of CSS in 2022 with Adam Argyle

    June 29th, 2022  |  Season 2  |  49 mins 3 secs
    browser compatibility, cascade layers, css

    We welcome Adam Argyle back onto the pod as we discuss his latest talk from Google I/O 2022, “The State of CSS in 2022.” We talk browser compatibility, cascade layers, color, and so much more.

  • Data on the Edge with Greg Brimble

    June 28th, 2022  |  Season 2  |  28 mins
    cloudflare, data, edge

    We talk to Greg Brimble, Systems Engineer at Cloudflare, about his talk from this year’s Remix Conf, “Full Stack Fast: Data on the Edge.” He covers what the Edge is, how Cloudflare fits into Edge computing, and more.

  • Apollo with Peggy Rayzis

    June 24th, 2022  |  Season 2  |  38 mins 10 secs
    app development, graphql, supergraph

    Modern app development is complex and developers have to keep pace with the change of innovation and everything that's constantly being asked of them. Apollo aims to simplify that process by helping developers build a supergraph, a unified network of all your data services and capabilities. Peggy Rayzis, Developer Experience Lead at Apollo, joins us to talk about the supergraph, GraphQL, and more.