Misko Hevery introduces us to Qwik and answers questions about what Qwik is, why would a developer want to use Qwik, what implementation details Qwik takes care of, and what the developer experience is like using Qwik.

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const podcast = { 
  episode: 195,
  title: 'More Qwik',
  topics: [ 
    'qwik', 'frameworks', 'apps'
  guest: 'Misko Hevery'
  hosts: [
    'Ward Bell', 'Craig Shoemaker'

Recording date: 07/07/2022

John Papa @John_Papa

Ward Bell @WardBell

Dan Wahlin @DanWahlin

Craig Shoemaker @craigshoemaker

Miski Hevery @MHevery

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  • 00:40 Guest introduction
  • 01:29 Why create another framework?
  • 03:05 What is Qwik?
  • 09:07 Sponsor: Nrwl
  • 09:43 Lazy loading issues
  • 12:47 How should app developers think about these issues?
  • 18:44 Does Qwik take care of implementation details?
  • 22:31 Sponsor: Ag Grid
  • 23:33 Who is the target for Qwik?
  • 29:27 What is Qwik City?
  • 30:32 What's Qwik's developer experience?
  • 33:56 What is Qwikify React?
  • 37:22 How should someone check out Qwik?

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