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React, Powered by WebAssembly

03.20.2018 at Reactathon

San Francisco

Jay Phelps

WebAssembly (aka wasm) is a new, standardized compilation target for the web, available in all modern browsers. But since it's so low level it can be difficult to see how it will revolutionize the future generations of React apps and potentially even power React itself. In this talk Jay will reveal what it is, how you can use it today, and the incredible opportunities it will continue to unlock.
Reactive programming nut and compiler enthusiast. Jay is a Senior Software Engineer at Netflix. Lover of all things open source, his contributions span numerous ecosystems. Former RxJS core team member and author of core-decorators, git-blame-someone-else, and co-author of redux-observable.