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Using Axios with React Native to manage API requests

In this article, you will learn how to super charge your API requests using Axios in a React Native application.
2 12 min read

How to represent large numbers in your Node.js app

Manage large numbers in JavaScript using BigInt and popular third-party packages like Math.js, bignumber.js, and JS Big Decimal.
0 8 min read

How to import SVGs into your Next.js apps

This article will explore the different methods you can use to import and use SVGs in a Next.js application.
0 8 min read

A complete guide to CSS word-wrap, overflow-wrap, and word-break

This article is an in-depth tutorial on the word-wrap, overflow-wrap, and word-break CSS properties and how to use them.
1 9 min read

Using the NestJS REPL environment

Learn how to leverage the built-in Node REPL environment to make the most of the NestJS REPL environment for your projects.
0 5 min read

Introducing Zephyr: Tailwind CSS for React Native

React Native Zephyr is attempting to bring the Tailwind CSS experience to React Native, and picking it up is easy if you are already...
0 5 min read

The guide to syntax highlighting in React

Learn how to use popular syntax-highlighting libraries, such as Prism and Highlight, with React.
0 6 min read

The complete guide to toLocaleString in Node.js

Learn everything you need to know about toLocaleString, a convenient method for tailoring your Node.js apps to local languages.
0 6 min read

The complete guide to AbortController in Node.js

The AbortController API in Node.js is a wonderful new development - learn all about it in this comprehensive tutorial.
1 6 min read

Redux Toolkit’s new listener middleware vs. Redux-Saga

Redux Toolkit's new listener middleware is a great alternative to Redux Saga, with a few caveats - learn all about it in this complete...
2 9 min read

Using the FileReader API to preview images in React

The FileReader API can be tricky to use, but it provides a handy feature that allows users to preview images before uploading to a...
0 7 min read

A complete guide to CSV files in Node.js

While there isn't a universal standard, this guide covers the differences and helpful packages for working with CSVs in Node.js.
2 6 min read