Tom Occhino: Running Open Source at Facebook

  • It was first open-sourced at JSConf US in May 2013 when most people did not take the first open source project from Facebook seriously.
  • In addition to learning about the latest in React, I was surprised to hear Tom Occhino talk about what it’s like to run open source projects at Facebook.
  • React is an open source JavaScript library for creating interactive user interfaces.
  • The project attracted people who really understood the mission and became not only advocates, but also long time contributors.
  • Tom Occhino is an Engineering Manager at Facebook and one of the creators of React Native.

Few days ago I went to a React meetup at Eventbrite in SF with my friend Jack from Pinterest. In addition to learning about the latest in…
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Intro to React + Redux

Get started with #ReactJS and #Redux this Thursday at our #meetup hosted by @sosaucily!

  • Experience with web development is recommended, but not required.
  • We introduce you to this powerful JS framework that is taking the web development field by storm.
  • Jesse Smith is a Codeworks instructor.
  • Codeworks is the leading JS dev bootcamp in Europe.
  • In the course you will learn why Facebook created React, how it works, how it differs from previous frameworks, and how Redux pushes the benefits of the framework even further.

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@codeworksbcn: “Get started with #ReactJS and #Redux this Thursday at our #meetup hosted by @sosaucily!”


Learn the basics of React and Redux! We introduce you to this powerful JS framework that is taking the web development field by storm. In this course you will learn why Facebook created React, how it


Intro to React + Redux