#83 — April 13, 2018

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Watch Tyler McGinnis' 4 Day React.js Bootcamp

▶  Watch Tyler McGinnis' 4 Day React.js Bootcamp — Earlier this week, Tyler ran a free React bootcamp and streamed it on YouTube, so you can now watch it back. Link is to day 1, but there’s also day 2, day 3, and day 4 to watch.

Tyler McGinnis

Why React Needed Yet Another Animation Library — An introduction to react-spring, a set of physics-based UI animation ‘building blocks’ for when you need to move beyond CSS animations. GitHub repo.

Paul Henschel

A Complete Introduction to React. June 11-12, San Jose, CA — Join Brian Holt for a hands-on, 2-day introduction to React, one of the leading JavaScript libraries for building user interfaces. You'll also explore the React ecosystem as you learn how to use Redux for state management, React Router for navigation, and more.

O'Reilly Fluent Conference sponsor

Optimizing React: The Virtual DOM Explained — A beginner-friendly intro to React’s internals that attempts to demystify JSX and explain how React makes rendering decisions.

Alexey Ivanov and Andy Barnov

Building Serverless React GraphQL Apps with AWS AppSync — A thorough introduction to the idea of creating serverless GraphQL apps on top of AWS’s AppSync ‘managed GraphQL’ service, complete with real-time data support.

Nader Dabit

💻 React Jobs

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📘 Tutorials

How to Build Chrome Extensions with React and Parcel

Atakan Goktepe

How to Add Touch ID Support to a React Native App

Brian Azizi native

How to Build a Server-Side Rendered App with Preact, Unistore and Preact Router — Preact is a lighter alternative to React but with the same API.

Yomi Eluwande

Declarative D3 Transitions with React 16.3 — React 16.3 involves changes to how you’d integrate React & D3 for creating data visualizations, as covered here.

Swizec Teller

Improved Interactivity: Learn React Free for 10 Days

Pluralsight sponsor

How to Build An A+ Progressive Web App with React

Dave Hudson

Scaling Images Properly in React Native

German Stuarts native

Building a Video Chat App with Twilio Programmable Video and React

Brian Kimokoti

🔧 Code and Tools

react-beautiful-dnd: Accessible Drag and Drop for Lists — Version 7 is now out with full React 16.3+ support.


Debug React Errors With Ease ⚛️🚀 — Get alerting and diagnostic data for production errors, so you can worry less about breaking things.

ROLLBAR sponsor

Redux Beacon: Analytics Integration for Redux and ngrx/store


Redux 4.0.0-rc1 Released — The final 4.0 is due next week but you can experiment now.

Tim Dorr