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Pete Hunt

Pete Hunt
Software Engineer, Smyte

Website | @floydophone

Hacker at Facebook, currently doing web stuff at Instagram. Formerly Facebook Photos and Videos lead.

Core team on http://facebook.github.io/react/ and http://github.com/facebook/huxley

Sessions

Front End Libraries, The Leading Edge, Tools, Platforms, and APIs
Location: Salon 8 Level: Intermediate
Pete Hunt (Smyte)
Average rating: ****.
(4.75, 16 ratings)
At Facebook and Instagram, we’re trying to push the limits of what’s possible on the web with React. My talk will start with a brief introduction to React and then dive into three controversial topics: Throwing out the notion of templates and building views with JavaScript, “re-rendering” your entire application when your data changes, and a lightweight implementation of the DOM and events. Read more.