React Stack with G2i Team

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Published 19 April 2018 (3 months ago) • Duration: 1 hour, 2 minutes

Most new frontend webapps today use ReactJS. An increasing number of mobile apps are created using the cross-platform components of React Native. GraphQL, Facebook’s open source data-fetching middleware tool is being used by more and more companies, who are finding that it simplifies their developme...

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Most new frontend webapps today use ReactJS. An increasing number of mobile apps are created using the cross-platform components of React Native. GraphQL, Facebook’s open source data-fetching middleware tool is being used by more and more companies, who are finding that it simplifies their development.

Facebook’s open source suite of technologies created a new developer ecosystem. There is an increased demand for engineers who know how to build software with React, ReactJS, and GraphQL. This was the reasoning behind Gabe Greenberg starting G2i, a developer marketplace of engineers who write ReactJS, React Native, and GraphQL applications.

In this episode, Gabe, Lee Johnson, and Chris Severns from G2i join the show to discuss React and the other Facebook open source technologies–as well as the ecosystem around them. We explored the architecture of a developer marketplace business, and how to scale a consulting company.

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