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JavaScript Concurrency with Kyle Simpson

http://traffic.libsyn.com/sedaily/Getify_Edited.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadJavaScript programming usually is done through the use of frameworks, such as ReactJS, AngularJS, and EmberJS. These frameworks abstract away some of the messy details of JavaScript, and simplify web development so that engineers can build products at a faster pace. When we build software using JavaScript frameworks, we are missing out on some of the richness of the JavaScript language itself. Kyle Simpson

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TypeScript with Jon Turner

http://traffic.libsyn.com/sedaily/jont_typescript.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadTypeScript is a typed superset of JavaScript that compiles down to regular JavaScript. Jon Turner maintains the TypeScript package at Microsoft. Why is TypeScript useful? Does compile-time checking add any real¬†efficiency? The current TypeScript compiler is written in TypeScript–how did you compile that compiler? TypeScript was created to build large,¬†manageable¬†JavaScript applications–how did Microsoft due that before TypeScript? What language design preferences does Anders Hejlsberg

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