Misko Hevery just announced Qwik. What is Qwik? How does Qwik work? What mental model is required for developers to use Qwik? How is Qwik different? And what is the road map for Qwick at this point?

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const podcast = { 
  episode: 144,
  title: 'Qwik',
  topics: [ 
    'Qwik', 'Framework', 'Javascript'
  guest: 'Misko Hevery'
  hosts: [
    'John Papa', 'Ward Bell', ' Craig Shoemaker'

Recording date: 07/01/2021

John Papa @John_Papa

Ward Bell @WardBell

Dan Wahlin @DanWahlin

Craig Shoemaker @craigshoemaker

Misko Hevery @mhevery

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  • 03:54 Guest introduction
  • 05:50 What is your new web framework?
  • 08:48 Sponsor: Ag Grid
  • 09:49 How does it work to delay code that you need?
  • 17:34 How does a developer decide how to handle button clicks?
  • 22:15 What mental model is required for developers to use this?
  • 25:00 How is Qwik different in it's rendering?
  • 35:19 Sponsor: Ionic
  • 36:07 How does it work with apps that have lots of components?
  • 41:52 When did this idea come to you?
  • 43:11 We're not taking advantage of browsers in 2021
  • 45:35 What's the road map for Qwick?
  • 47:32 How do people get started with Qwick now?

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