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Wednesday, June 2 • 1:00pm - 1:30pm
JavaScript the Grumpy Parts - Rob Richardson, @rob_rich

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We love JavaScript, but we must admit: it's weird. Why does `this` behave as it does? How does variable scope work? Why do we have such comical behavior when comparing mixed types? Let's pull back the covers of these scenarios, and learn how it truly works. You may find a new reason to fall in love with JavaScript.

To view slides: https://robrich.org/slides/javascript-grumpy-parts/

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Rob Richardson

Developer Advocate, Jetpack.io
Rob Richardson is a software craftsman building web properties in ASP.NET and Node, React and Vue. He’s a Microsoft MVP, published author, frequent speaker at conferences, user groups, and community events, and a diligent teacher and student of high quality software development... Read More →

Wednesday June 2, 2021 1:00pm - 1:30pm PDT
  • Audience Experience Level Advanced
  • Slides Included Yes