Episode 011 - Transpilers - slow down and drink

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Originally posted on Front End Happy Hour

Leveraging transpilers is extremely helpful in allowing us to extend the JavaScript language in ways JavaScript engines cannot. There are a lot of amazing transpilers available in the JavaScript community and we all love transpilers, but there are things developers should be aware of when we’re using transpilers. Items mentioned in the episode Babel, CoffeeScript, TypeScript, Traceur, Sass, Less, Stylus, Chrome V8, Firefox SpiderMonkey, IE Chakra, TC39 Committee, React CLI, ClojureScript, Ohm, CodePen, Racket, Erlang Picks Stranger Things - Ryan Burgess Jem Young - Transpilers: not so fast my friend - Empire JS - Ryan Burgess Github Go to Definition Chrome Extension - Augustus Yuan StackOverflow’s Documentation Beta - Augustus Yuan Explosions in the Sky - The Wilderness - Jem Young Digital Ocean - Jem Young Babel Try It Out - Derrick Showers Google Inbox - Derrick Showers Google Keep - Ryan Anklam Wafia - Heartburn Felix Cartel Remix - Ryan Anklam HyperTerm - Brian Holt Visual Studio Code - Brian Holt Elle - Women in Tech 2016 - Sarah Federman Less: The World’s Most Misunderstood CSS Pre-processor* - Sarah Federman

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