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Why I Love JSX!

03.20.2018 at Reactathon

San Francisco

Jay Phelps (Netflix)

JSX is an XML-like syntax extension to JavaScript, popularized by React. When seen for the first time it can often elicit bad memories of intermixing HTML and code, but JSX is *very* different! Let's learn exactly what it is, how it works, and even how you can use it outside of React.
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.