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In this episode of Syntax, Wes and Scott talk about what edge functions are, the upsides and downsides of edge functions, and what they’re used for.Linode - Sponsor
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Get a 30 day free trial of Freshbooks at freshbooks.com/syntax.Show Notes
01:56 A big announcement
04:33 What is the Edge?
08:27 The upsides of edge functions
12:13 Cold start
18:21 Sponsor: Linode
19:24 What are downsides of edge functions?
27:27 Sponsor: LogRocket
28:35 What is the use case for an edge function?
40:51 Are there flavors of edge functions?
44:00 Sponsor: Freshbooks
46:06 What are edge functions not used for?
47:39 What companies offer this?
50:58 Sick Picks