See which packages are increasing your bundle size with this project.
Swipe view component for React Native.
Custom alert view component, lot of customization options.
Map clustering component to be used with
Around the Web
Learn how to type higher order components with Flow with this great post from Ivan Starkov.
For those of you using GraphQL through Apollo like us, check out this write-up from React Native Training on getting your coverage numbers up!
Spencer Carli has put this great free course together on React Native basics.
React Native 0.48 was released last week, the full release notes are available here. Some highlights:
- RCTDeviceEventEmitter warnings are now fatal, AdSupportIOS has been removed
- Delay support for Animated.spring
- React.createClass has been replaced with create-react-class
- transform speed improved by 8.5%
React Native Monthly #3
React Native Monthly took place for the third time last week with Callstack, Expo, Facebook, Microsoft, and Shoutem attending. The full meeting notes are available here but here are some cool items:
- Expo has added support for installing npm packages in Snack
- Microsoft has revealed that the new Skype app is built on React Native 😮
React Native Payments released version 0.3.1 this past week with support for Android Pay. 💰
We've been getting our feet wet with ARKit and I'm amazed at how easy it is to get up and running. Since we're tinkering, you'll be seeing more AR articles in our newsletter and I encourage you to give ARKit a shot!
This awesome series from Mark Dawson helped me get started really fast with ARKit and I encourage you to check it out!
Following in Apple's footsteps 😬, Google announced ARCore this week. Can't wait to see if a common bridge can be made between ARKit and ARCore through React Native!
Open sourced ARKit app with a trained model for facial recognition.
Another great episode from React Native Radio this past week on the React Native filesystem.
Interesting episode on Tyler McGinnis' podcast this week where he talks shop and burnout with Dan Abramov.
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