Tomomi Imura of Slack discusses the shift in application design from web and mobile interfaces to the expanding fields of bots and AI. How will your application interact with these new interfaces, whether the end consumer is a human or an API?
JSON Web Tokens Suck
Randall Degges of Okta gave a comprehensive and controversial talk about how JWTs are inferior to session cookies. He covers recent JWT security vulnerabilities, OWASP recommendations for local storage, regulatory compliance and potential CSRF issues.
Thomas Hunter II walks us through the history and future of asynchronous code in JS, covering callbacks, promises, generators/yield and async/await. His analysis includes error handling, promise rejection, browser support, code refactoring and API promisification.
Jest as a Platform