To celebrate episode 99 and 3 quarters, Ward and John talk about Interceptors. Why are interceptors important? Are they like middleware? How do interceptors work with Angular? What is a read only interceptor? And where should someone start with interceptors?

Intercepting HTTP in Web Frameworks

const podcast = { 
  episode: 100,
  title: 'Intercepting HTTP in Web Frameworks',
  topics: [ 
    'interceptors', 'angular', 'axios'
  guest: 'n/a'
  hosts: [
    'John Papa', 'Ward Bell'

Recording date: August 20, 2020

John Papa @John_Papa

Ward Bell @WardBell

Dan Wahlin @DanWahlin

Craig Shoemaker @craigshoemaker

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  • 01:18 Why are these things important?
  • 09:54 Isn't this kind of like middleware?
  • 10:42 Sponsor: Nrwl
  • 11:22 How does it work with Angular?
  • 17:14 What is a Read only interceptor?
  • 25:42 Axios and interceptors
  • 37:47 Sponsor: Ag Grid
  • 38:54 Where should someone start with interceptors?

Podcast editing on this episode done by Chris Enns of Lemon Productions.