On today’s episode we chat about some of the fun announcements coming out of today’s Next.JS conference. Vercel announced it acquired Splitbee to bring first-party analytics to it’s platform. Next.JS 13 Introducing a redesigned approach to website layouts, data-fetching, and server-rendering. And last but not least, we were introduced to Turbopack, built by the creator of Webpack and Vercel. Turbopack is a Rust-based incremental bundler. Vercel claims that it shows updates 10x faster than Vite and 700x faster than Webpack. You can read more Turbopack here.Tags: the stack overflow podcast
The home team discusses how Instagram’s evolving platform has alienated some creators, why AI and machine learning are moving on-premises, and why Amazon’s acquisition of the company behind the Roomba is striking from a privacy perspective.