Podcast #128: We chat with Kent C Dodds about why he loves React and discuss what life was like in the dark days before Git. Listen now.

Ryan Pavlik

Long-time open-source contributor with a rather profitable knack for getting things to work on Windows. Programming polyglot, favoring Lua and C++, and not afraid of template metaprogramming. Somehow managed to acquire most SO reputation for CMake skillz, which is OK - CMake is awesome among build systems and https://github.com/rpavlik/cmake-modules might save you time and effort.

PhD in Human-Computer Interaction and Computer Science, earned at Iowa State University's Virtual Reality Applications Center. Designer and lead developer of the OSVR platform for open-source virtual reality - see http://osvr.github.io. Now Principal Software Engineer at Collabora working in the the XR space.