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Dev.education, a new community of Javascript technologies

The author of CodeJobs and his recent book React Cookbook, has released a new community called Dev.education to talk about Javascript technologies such as ReactJS, NodeJS, MongoDB, GraphQL, Firebase among others.

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Upgrade React Native to 0.57 to fix issues with Xcode 10

At this point, many of you have already experienced those awful issues with the latest version of Xcode 10 and React Native 0.56.x and  this is because Xcode launched a new build system among other features that affect the build process with React Native.

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Top Dribbble designs with Gradients

Dribbble is that website that became the main source (at least for me) to look into a new designs, color combinations, ui kits, etc. in order to improve my skills as a front-end developer.

So I was thinking to share with you some cool designs I’ve found but I am going to create different posts to show them in diferente categories starting with the gradient ones.

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JS.coach, a curated list of packages for React Native

Since I started with React Native I’ve been using this repository of packages that is very useful at the time you want to pick the best or at least whether exists that package you are looking for.

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PHP functions/extensions in JavaScript with Locutus

Functions and extensions in programming languages are very helpful at the time we need to get a result in less amount of time or to write less code to have our project optimised.

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Using react-native-fast-image library to avoid RAM issues

In a recent release of a mobile app with React Native, I had a serious issue regarding the RAM and actually I didn’t know it was that only after a week of developing and testing on that part.

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Creating SVG sprites with Webpack using svg-sprite-loader

The optimization for some people is a very fun thing to do because you can make your app/website load faster and use a minimal amount of requests but for others is a word that has a meaning of a non-enjoyable task since you need to spend more time to the project that is actually working.

Recently, the designer I work with, recommended me to use the loader https://github.com/kisenka/svg-sprite-loader that allows to create SVG Sprites with Webpack at the time you create your build or in development mode so I decided to implement it in my current project.

The steps are very easy to follow.

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Keep Skype session in Arch Linux

I had a problem with Skype for over 2 months that every time I opened the program, the session was instantly killed.

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5 data visualization javascript libraries for trees and graphs

GoJS

Is a feature-rich JavaScript library for implementing custom interactive diagrams and complex visualizations across modern web browsers and platforms. GoJS makes constructing JavaScript diagrams of complex nodes, links, and groups easy with customizable templates and layouts.

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