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Exploring Lernas Second Era

Exploring Lerna’s second era

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Lerna is faster than most tools available in the monorepo space. The new Lerna also allows integration with Prettier and pnpm, which reduce redundancy and improve usability for large monorepo projects.

Austin Roy Omondi
Apr 4, 2023 ⋅ 6 min read
Rust Panic Vs Error

panic! vs. error in Rust

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All in all, Rust has two kinds of errors, an error value returned from the Result type, and an error generated from triggering the panic! macro.

Austin Roy Omondi
Jan 10, 2023 ⋅ 8 min read
Create Own React Hooks

How to create your own custom React Hooks

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

Austin Roy Omondi
Sep 16, 2022 ⋅ 6 min read
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Using Mapbox GL JS with React

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Want to build map interfaces with React? In this post, learn to use react-map-gl to build two variations of map components.

Austin Roy Omondi
Jun 13, 2022 ⋅ 6 min read
Remotion Making Videos In React

Remotion: A framework for making videos in React 

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Add Remotion to your React applications and create videos via the web using familiar concepts like CSS, WebGL, variables, and functions.

Austin Roy Omondi
Apr 15, 2021 ⋅ 9 min read
Adopt Nextjs Into Your Application

How to adopt Next.js into your existing application

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Learn how you can use Next.js in a pre-existing React application to add server-side rendering to your project.

Austin Roy Omondi
Mar 31, 2021 ⋅ 4 min read
Building a file upload component with react-uploady and Ant Design

Building a file upload component with react-uploady and Ant Design

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Make it easy for your users to upload files to your site by building a file upload component with react-uploady and Ant Design.

Austin Roy Omondi
Jan 1, 2021 ⋅ 4 min read

How to build React components for codebases that use JavaScript and TypeScript

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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.

Austin Roy Omondi
May 28, 2020 ⋅ 5 min read

How Hucssley utility classes can improve frontend development

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Huccsley is an exciting technology that could make waves in web development once it leaves beta and it will be exciting to see how it will help developers create great experiences using its wide suite of tools.

Austin Roy Omondi
Apr 1, 2020 ⋅ 6 min read

Intro to Postgres + GraphQL with PostGraphile

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In this article, we’ll take a look at how you can get a full-featured server up and running in minutes with PostGraphile.

Austin Roy Omondi
Feb 12, 2020 ⋅ 7 min read

How to create a React Native app with PostgreSQL and GraphQL: Part 2

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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 a React Native mobile app.

Austin Roy Omondi
Jan 7, 2020 ⋅ 14 min read
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How to create a React Native app with PostgreSQL and GraphQL: Part 1

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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 our application.

Austin Roy Omondi
Sep 3, 2019 ⋅ 8 min read