Austin Roy Omondi

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14 Stories by Austin Roy Omondi

Exploring Lerna’s second era

Lerna is faster than most tools available in the monorepo space. The new Lerna also allows integration with Prettier and pnpm, which reduce redundancy...
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panic! vs. error in Rust

All in all, Rust has two kinds of errors, an error value returned from the Result type, and an error generated from triggering the...
0 8 min read

How to create your own custom React Hooks

In React, a custom Hook is a function that starts with the word “use” and may call other Hooks.
0 6 min read

Using Mapbox GL JS with React

Want to build map interfaces with React? In this post, learn to use react-map-gl to build two variations of map components.
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Remotion: A framework for making videos in React 

Add Remotion to your React applications and create videos via the web using familiar concepts like CSS, WebGL, variables, and functions.
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How to adopt Next.js into your existing application

Learn how you can use Next.js in a pre-existing React application to add server-side rendering to your project.
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Building a file upload component with react-uploady and Ant Design

Make it easy for your users to upload files to your site by building a file upload component with react-uploady and Ant Design.
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How to build React components for codebases that use JavaScript and TypeScript

In this article, we’ll learn how we can use TypeScript with React and built components that are usable within both TypeScript and JavaScript files.
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How Hucssley utility classes can improve frontend development

Huccsley is an exciting technology that could make waves in web development once it leaves beta and it will be exciting to see how...
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Intro to Postgres + GraphQL with PostGraphile

In this article, we’ll take a look at how you can get a full-featured server up and running in minutes with PostGraphile.
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How to create a React Native app with PostgreSQL and GraphQL: Part 2

In the previous article, we created a GraphQL server with NodeJS and Express. Now, we'll consume the endpoints in the server we created using...
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How to create a React Native app with PostgreSQL and GraphQL: Part 1

In part one of this two-part series, we’ll be building a GraphQL server with a PostgreSQL database that will serve as the backend of...
2 8 min read