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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  • 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.

  • Debugging async JavaScript with Jenn Creighton

    June 23rd, 2022  |  Season 2  |  36 mins 44 secs
    async, javascript

    Today we talk with Jenn Creighton, Senior Software Engineer at Netflix and host of single-threaded: a software developer podcast, about debugging, error handling, and her recent conference talk at React Miami.

  • PlanetScale data with Sam Lambert

    June 22nd, 2022  |  Season 2  |  33 mins 35 secs
    data, database

    We talk to Sam Lambert, CEO of PlanetScale, the MySQL-compatible serverless database platform made for developers.

  • Scaling CSS with Stephanie Eckles

    June 21st, 2022  |  Season 2  |  36 mins 5 secs
    css, design

    Stephanie Eckles is the author of ModernCSS.dev, which provides modern solutions to old CSS problems as in-depth tutorials. Stephanie is an instructor, speaker, and frontend engineer as well as the creator of Style Stage, SmolCSS, and 11ty.Rocks. Stephanie joins us to talk about how to improve your CSS skills.

  • What's new in Firebase with Kirupa Chinnathambi

    June 17th, 2022  |  Season 2  |  22 mins 7 secs
    data, firebase, google

    Kirupa Chinnathambi, Product Manager at Google, joins us to talk about Firebase Extensions, integrations, and more.

  • Vue Storefront with Filip Rakowski

    June 15th, 2022  |  Season 2  |  31 mins 35 secs
    ecommerce, vue

    We talk to Filip Rakowski, Co-founder and CTO of Vue Storefront, a lightning-fast frontend platform for headless commerce. We talk about eCommerce frontend frameworks and how to connect Vue Storefront to other eCommerce services.

  • 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.