Weekly Chat Show on Twitch
React Wednesdays is a weekly chat show with the best and brightest from the React world, hosted by TJ VanToll. While we won't be airing new shows for some time as we focus on participating in live dev events, you can always check out the 60+ episode recordings available on demand. That's a real treasure of conversations with React experts waiting to be discovered!
TJ will talk about some IoT basics for React Developers & cover some of his work at Blues Wireless
Should be a really fun episode, so mark your calendars for August and tune in on CodeItLive!
August 10, 2022
On this episode of React Wednesdays, we welcomed Jordan & Paul, two of the engineers from the awesome Team Sapling responsible for the Sapling VSCode extension, which helps Engineers traverse their React Applications.
Sapling creates an interactive component dependency tree embedded within the VS Code sidebar, and it was really interesting to see it in action!
Luckily Paul & Jordan had an awesome demo for us! Check out Sapling for yourself.
December 13, 2021
On this episode of React Wednesdays, we welcomed Matt Perry, creator of Motion One - the smallest fully-featured animation library for the web, and the easiest way to use the Web Animations API.
Matt demoed Motion One for us and showed us how it all works! Check it out for yourself here & pay a visit to Matt's GitHub page.
November 29, 2021
On this episode of React Wednesdays, we welcomed Adam Bradley, creator of Partytown - a fun location for your third-party scripts to hang out.
Adam has a pretty awesome background too - he helped create Ionic Framework, built Stencil.js, and right now he's a Director of Technology at Builder.io.
His current project, Partytown is a lazy-loaded 6kb library that helps relocate resource-intensive scripts into a web worker and off of the main thread. Its goal is to help speed up sites by dedicating the main thread to your code and offloading third-party scripts to a web worker.
Adam demoed Partytown live and was awesome enough to answer all the questions TJ had! Check out Partytown's repo.
November 17, 2021
On this episode of React Wednesdays, Zain Sajjad came back to show you how to build and ship your React Native apps fast & hassle-free using Fastlane & Awesome CD Tools.
But that's not all - the awesome Paige Niedringhaus came on the show to co-host and Salman Tariq - Senior Software Engineer at @PeekabooGuru was the special guest!
October 7, 2021
On this episode of React Wednesdays, a veteran of the show returned - Zain Sajjad came back to discuss solutions available to deploy your react apps with a few clicks, plus he'll dive into some cool custom scripting.
But that's not all - Furqan Ali - Principal Software Engineer at @PeekabooGuru joined the show as a special guest!
September 30, 2021
Nate Moore from Astro demonstrated how to use Astro with your existing React components and discussed Astro's forthcoming WASM-powered compiler.
August 27, 2021
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TJ VanToll is a front-end developer, author, and a Principal Developer Advocate for Blues Wireless. TJ has over a decade of web development experience, including a few years working on the jQuery and NativeScript teams.
Lead Product Marketing Manager
Dan has extensive experience growing technology focused products and services. He got his first taste of fast-moving bleeding edge tech when he joined his first start-up in 1999 as a software developer. Now Dan heads up marketing for Blues Wireless—the fastest path to build cellular IoT products.
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