Tune In This Wednesday
Last week, we welcomed Josh Goldberg to discuss all things TypeScript including how to get started and what the future holds for TypeScript.
Build a Simple Image Resizing API in less than 100 LOC
Resizing images is a common optimization for improving performance and metrics like Cumulative Layout Shift. Andy Jiang shows how to use Deno and ImageMagick to build a simple image resizing API and deploy it on Deno Deploy.
Lambda Cold Starts Analysis
Are your serverless functions slow? If you're using a Lambda function instead of one of the many new edge function platforms, you'll likely be encountering cold starts. Maxime David has created a site that compares 10 different Lambda runtimes to demonstrate their performance characteristics and cold start tradeoffs.
What Netlify's Acquisition of Gatsby Really Means
Last week's newsletter included discussion about the acquisition of Gatsby by Netlify. Longtime Jamstack commentator Brian Rinaldi gives his take here on what the acquisition means for Netlify, Gatsby, and the larger Jamstack ecosystem in general.
- Brandon Bayer joins PodRocket to talk about Flightcontrol in 2023.
- Compressed.fm hosts James Quick and Amy Dutton also join PodRocket to talk about Remix, Svelte, and robots.
- On Jamstack Radio, James Hawkins details Customer Retention with PostHog.
- Adam Bradley describes Partytown on FSJam and Miško Hevery explains Qwik on Syntax.fm.
One More Thing
This week saw the premiere of React.js: The Documentary from Honeypot. The film includes interviews with key React team members and details the history of the framework and its development.