#132 — April 3, 2019

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Formal: Form Management Primitives for the Hooks Era — If you’ve fully bought into the hooks way of life, you might be wondering when form libraries will catch up. Wait no more.. Formal provides a variety of primitives to help you manage your forms’ state and validations.

Kevin Wolf

Making React HOC Functions The Easy Way with 'addhoc' — A higher order component is a function that returns a React component that wraps a specified child component and GoDaddy’s Jonathan Keslin wanted a nicer way to work with them: enter addhoc.

GoDaddy Engineering Blog

New Course: TypeScript 3 Fundamentals — 🏎💨 TypeScript adoption has grown at an astounding rate. TypeScript allows you to catch bugs before they happen, and collaborate with your team more effectively by documenting your code.

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React Native CarPlay: Build CarPlay Apps using React Native? — This looks like it’s at an early stage but it’s an interesting idea if you have a car that supports Apple CarPlay.

Birkir Gudjonsson

react-three-fiber 2.0: A React Renderer for Three.js — We linked this quite recently but 2.0 is now out with a lot of new features, such as pointer events and touch support, along with better docs. Want to play? Check out this code sandbox for a great demo with editable code.

Paul Henschel

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📘 Tutorials

The State Reducer Pattern with React Hooks — A pattern for you to use in custom hooks to enhance their power and flexibility.

Kent C Dodds

Getting Started with Uber's React Component Library — The (very) basics of creating a password generation tool using Uber’s Base Web, a suite of React components.

Jhey Tompkins

React Native Deep Linking for iOS and Android — “Deep linking” is the idea of having special URLs that link directly into your app rather than to another Web page, say.

Abhishek Nalwaya native

📕 20 Patterns to Watch for in Engineering Teams

GitPrime sponsor

How to Avoid the 'Boolean Trap' When Designing Components

Filip Danić

How to Connect a React Design System with Firebase and Redux

Nazare Emanuel Ioan

▶  Dan Abramov Teaches React Hooks — Dan Abramov and Mattias of Fun Fun Function got together on Twitch for a couple of hours to talk about hooks. Note: Video doesn’t start till 15 minutes in.

Fun Fun Function

🔧 Code and Tools

RadioGroup: A WAI-ARIA Compliant Radio Group Component

The Palmer Group

React Particles WebGL: A 2D/3D Particle Library Built on Three.js

Tim Ellenberger

Deploy Only the Parts of Your Application That Have Changed & Build Better React Apps Faster

Buddy sponsor

useMemoOne: useMemo and useCallback but with a Stable Cache

Alex Reardon

Next.js 8.0.4 Released — Next.js is a popular React framework for building server-side apps, static sites, and more. 8.0.4 is a minor release but has better build performance and a smaller runtime footprint.

The Next.js Team

React Loops: It's Part of the 'React Velcro' Architecture! — You’ve got your hooks, but what about the loops to bring it all together into a velcro architecture? Yes, this was released on April 1 - April Fool’s Day!

Lee Byron oops..