Episode 157

157 Moving Your Rendering Engine to React with Amit Kaufman and Avi Marcus


April 29th, 2015

52 mins 19 secs

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02:43 - Amit Kaufman Introduction

03:07 - Avi Marcus Introduction

04:35 - Why Move Your Rendering Engine to React?

07:25 - Using JavaScript

09:57 - Business Process and Progression (Getting Managerial Approval)

12:46 - Manipulation

15:11 - Layout and Performance

  • Measuring and Patching

20:21 - Building Client-Side Applications in General

  • Abstraction
  • Make Code Predictable and Clear
  • Have a Goal

26:00 - Events

29:30 - Storage

  • Lazy Components

31:31 - Immutability

34:36 - Flux and Keeping Code Maintainable

  • Packages

38:19 - Two-way Data Binding


Notes on the book "Art & Fear" by David Bayles & Ted Orland (Jamison)
Papers (Jamison)
Dynamo: Amazon’s Highly Available Key-value Store (Jamison)
LDS Conference Talks (AJ)
Stephen Young: Why your code is so hard to understand (Aimee)
Kombucha (Aimee)
Pascal Precht: Integrating Web Components with AngularJS (Pascal)
Template Syntax Constraints and Reasoning (Design Doc) (Pascal)
[Pluralsight Webinar] AngularJS 2.0: What you need to know with Joe (Joe)
Whiplash (Amit)
Dan Ariely: What makes us feel good about our work? (Amit)
React Templates (Amit)
Esprima (Avi)
Big Hero 6 (Avi)


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