React Round Up

Episode Archive

Episode Archive

206 episodes of React Round Up since the first episode, which aired on March 6th, 2018.

  • The Missing Parts with Steven Wittens - RRU 182

    May 18th, 2022  |  58 mins 32 secs

    Today we talk with Steven Wittens with his personal site acko.net, and get a glimpse inside his creative efforts of taking parts of React to a new level to support his vision for graphics developments. We also talk about Live, his own React runtime, and his upcoming use.gpu.

  • React Design Patterns with Samaila Bala - RRU 181

    May 11th, 2022  |  48 mins 36 secs

    In this episode we have special guest front-end engineer and technical writer Samaila Bala from Nigeria. We discuss several use cases of the React design patterns he has written about, such as the Compound Components Pattern and Provider Pattern. He also discusses his Send Cash app, and how it allows people to transfer money internationally with more ease.

  • How to Stand Out! - RRU 180

    May 4th, 2022  |  51 mins 23 secs

    In this special all-panelist episode, we discuss all things on how to stand out! We’ll discuss everything from standing out in a crowd, standing out as a software developer, and how to get your name out there. We also talk about why this is an important topic to delve into.

    We’ll give you tips on finding success by choosing what you find interesting and fun, as well as tips to help you grow and get noticed.

  • Red Flags! - RRU 179

    April 27th, 2022  |  52 mins 2 secs

    Ever wish you had some great advice before you needed it? In this panelists episode we talk all about red flags when interviewing with a new company, and things to look for and be aware of during the process. We look at some red flags in coding, and include some tips on finding good code. We look at red flags while working with teams, managers and difficult people, and the the red flags to look for on special projects. There are even a few red flags thrown in for life in general.

  • Advice for Junior Developers - RRU 178

    April 20th, 2022  |  57 mins 26 secs

    Jack, Paige, and TJ give advice for Junior Developers. They pull from their own experience to break down the areas that Junior Developers may struggle with or not know that they need to focus on.

  • Wrangle Your CSS in JS for Peanuts using Goober ft. Cristian Bote - RRU 177

    April 13th, 2022  |  50 mins 33 secs

    If you're looking for a way to manage your CSS in JS in a super lightweight framework, check out Goober. The package is exceptionally small and keeps your bundle lean and mean.

    Cristian Bote joins the round up to wrangle this discussion on how to put CSS into your React application in a novel way.

  • Open Source React with Tanner Joseph Linsley - RRU 176

    March 16th, 2022  |  1 hr 3 mins

    There’s a wild west of open source React out there, so let’s help you prepare. In this episode, the squad talks with Tanner Joseph Linsley, an open source React developer who’s got some wisdom to drop on how to do it right and build your community.

    “Honestly, a lot of the time, it’s about taking existing tools and shaping them into what I need them to be.”

    • Tanner Joseph Linsley
  • UseEffect and Writing Well with Chimezie Innocent - RRU 175

    March 9th, 2022  |  40 mins 16 secs

    Sometimes, the answer isn’t to code more. In this episode, the crew sits down with Chimezie Innocent, a developer who will show you how to clean up your act with UseEffect, as well as why this ONE thing dramatically improved his coding.

  • Nx and Next.js Apps in 2022 with Jack Hsu - RRU 174

    March 2nd, 2022  |  50 mins 34 secs

    Nx is here to make your life easier. In this episode, Paige and TJ talk with Jack Hsu, a developer whose Nrwl and Nx expertise is blowing us away with how streamlined things can be.

  • CSS Properties with Colby Fayock - RRU 173

    February 23rd, 2022  |  46 mins 10 secs

    Let’s help you invest in your new CSS Property. (Get it?) In this episode, Jack and Paige sit down with CSS property extraordinaire, Colby Faycock, for React Roundup Round 2! They all discuss how to make CSS get along with React and others, what awesome things Cloudinary does, and how to properly enter the CSS world if you’re a React user.

  • From Court Rooms to WebGL with Mikael Petersen - RRU 172

    February 16th, 2022  |  41 mins 14 secs

    Could a flight attendant or lawyer become a developer? You bet! In this episode, the React Roundup team talks with Mikael (Mickey) Petersen, a flight attendant turned lawyer turned developer who believes your background doesn’t define you. They all discuss what you NEED to know about WebGL and canvasses, the pros and cons of Svelte vs. React, and the biggest developments that you should already be following.

  • Fully Stacked with Mike Alche - RRU 171

    February 2nd, 2022  |  41 mins 55 secs

    Wanna forget the back-end and only focus on the front? Too bad. In this episode, the React team sits down with Mike Alche, a developer whose full-stack approach reminds us why you need both ends to succeed. They discuss the power of tRPC, what led Mike to AdonisJS (and why it should be more popular), and Mike’s go-to tips for becoming a master at API testing.