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Julka Grodel

Principal Software Engineer, Framebridge

“This talk is especially near and dear to my heart. Scopes are a simple and fundamental concept for working with JavaScript yet most professional front-end engineers still don’t understand them,” says Julka Grodel, Principal Software Engineer at Framebridge, a DC startup disrupting the custom framing market. She channels this focus to empower Framebridge customers to frame everything they love and she enjoys seeing how creative and weird people get. Meet Julka during FrontCon 2018 in Riga!

My Sessions

The Variable Crimes We Commit Against JavaScript

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Have you ever put a value into a JavaScript variable, and then been unable to use it where you needed it? Or created it and unintentionally overridden something you thought wouldn’t be affected? JavaScript has an unusual way of handling where variables are available, we call this “where” a scope. In this talk, we’ll go […]

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Ignite/Lightning talk – Will You Help Me End Pixelated Images on the Internet?

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Have you heard about how Scalable Vector Graphics can look great at any resolution and can take up less space than other images? Have you ever taken a look at the code behind them? Let me introduce you to the XML format that is SVG, styling them and some transformations so you can begin putting […]

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