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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  • Qwik and JavaScript streaming with Tony Alicea

    February 28th, 2024  |  Season 4  |  35 mins 3 secs
    javascript, qwik

    We welcome on Tony Alicea, Udemy and Pluralsight Instructor and Director of Education at The Smyth Group, who talks about taking a fundamentally different approach to delivering initial bundles to the browser and the performance optimizations that enables.

  • StyleX with Naman Goel

    February 22nd, 2024  |  Season 4  |  32 mins 45 secs

    With StyleX recently going open source, we welcome on Naman Goel, StyleX lead, to talk about the styling system, how it was created, and what it’s offering React developers now.

  • Astro IRL with Eddy Vinck

    February 21st, 2024  |  Season 4  |  31 mins 17 secs

    Eddy Vinck, Senior Software Engineer at FrontValue, shares how he uses Astro in his day-to-day development with practical applications.

  • Stop building synchronous apps with Allen Helton

    February 15th, 2024  |  Season 4  |  37 mins 22 secs
    synchronous apps

    We talk to Allen Helton, AWS Serverless Hero and Ecosystem Engineer at Momento, about why we should top building synchronous apps.

  • Secure by design with Vanessa Villa

    February 14th, 2024  |  Season 4  |  30 mins 15 secs

    We welcome on Vanessa Villa, Developer Advocate at Pangea, to explain what the secure by design movement is about and how it shifts security to the beginning of the development cycle.

  • How to fall in love with CSS with Kevin Powell

    February 8th, 2024  |  Season 4  |  31 mins 30 secs

    Kevin Powell, CSS Evangelist, returns to talk about why CSS can be frustrating to developers and how to make working with it fun and enjoyable.

  • Architectural cloud design patterns with Keith "Danger" Casey

    February 7th, 2024  |  Season 4  |  39 mins 47 secs
    design patterns

    When moving to the Cloud, there are plenty of bad habits devs bring with them. In this episode, we talk to Keith “Danger” Casey, Senior Product Manager at Pangea, to talk helpful design patterns when working in the cloud.

  • Dan Abramov on React, RSCs, and the future

    February 1st, 2024  |  Season 4  |  35 mins 45 secs

    We welcome on The React Guy, Dan Abramov, to talk about his time working on the React core team, demystifying React Server Components, how React has evolved, and more!

  • React frustrations, web components, and hot takes

    January 31st, 2024  |  Season 4  |  37 mins 30 secs
    react, web components, web development

    In this month’s panel episode, we talk to Cassidy Williams, Michael Chan, and Atila Fassina about why web components are having a moment, mounting frustrations with React, and our guests’ hottest takes on web development.

  • Web development according to The Primeagen

    January 25th, 2024  |  Season 4  |  36 mins 34 secs
    web development

    We welcome on The Primeagen, content creator, Twitch streamer, and all-around fun internet guy, to give his take on all the latest trends in web development.

  • HTML web components with Chris Ferdinandi

    January 24th, 2024  |  Season 4  |  27 mins 44 secs
    web components

    Web components are having a renaissance and Chris Ferdinandi, educator and consultant, returns to the podcast to talk about web components, what they are, and why devs should consider using them.

  • Turborepo and Turbopack with Anthony Shew

    January 18th, 2024  |  Season 4  |  32 mins 35 secs
    turbopack, turborepo

    In today's episode, Anthony Shew, Turbo DX at Vercel, joins us to discuss Turborepo 1.11, Turbopack in 2024, and more.

  • Deno in 2024 with Bert Belder

    January 17th, 2024  |  Season 4  |  37 mins 37 secs

    Bert Belder, Co-founder and CTO of Deno, joins the pod to talk about the state of Deno going into 2024 and what to expect going forward.

  • Million.js and the virtual DOM with Aiden Bai

    January 11th, 2024  |  Season 4  |  14 mins 20 secs
    virtual dom

    We welcome on Aiden Bai, creator of Million.js, to explain what a virtual DOM is, how Million.js works as a virtual DOM, and how it makes React apps faster.

  • Website performance budgeting with Medhat Dawoud

    January 10th, 2024  |  Season 4  |  39 mins 3 secs
    web performance

    What do dentistry and performance budgeting have in common? Live tomorrow, Medhat Dawoud, Senior Software Engineer at Miro and Google Dev Expert, comes on to talk about how developers can maintain and improve website performance by comparing it to going to the dentist.

  • Eddie Jaoude on GitHub Stars and MDX documentation

    January 4th, 2024  |  Season 4  |  36 mins 48 secs
    open source, react

    Eddie Jaoude, open-source GitHub star, educator, and founder of EddieHub, joined us to talk about what it means to be a GitHub Star, open source, and why MDX is a game changer for React documentation.