Lawrence Eagles

  Senior full-stack developer, writer, and instructor.


22 Stories by Lawrence Eagles

Scaffolding an app with Vue 3, Nuxt, and TypeScript

Learn how Nuxt, Vue 3, and TypeScript work together in this job board demo app and how this combination supports developer experience.
1 6 min read

SWR v1 is here: What’s new?

What's new in SWR v1, the React Hooks library for remote data fetching? Updates include automatic revalidation options, a new middleware API, and more.
0 5 min read

What’s new in Svelte: Summer 2021

Svelte updates introduced await shorthand, Svelte for VS Code, an errorMode compiler option, and other features that make Svelte's changelog worth a look.
0 4 min read

Using React Query for state management in React Native

Learn how to manage state in React Native using React Query, a simple state management option for your future applications.
0 7 min read

Understanding JavaScript decorators

Learn about JavaScript's function decorators and class decorators as well as how you can create clean and reusable decorators.
1 4 min read

A deep dive into CSS Module

Avoid CSS issues like name collision and dependency management with CSS Module, a CSS file in which all class names are scoped locally by...
1 5 min read

Building React Native applications with Styled System

Built a React Native application using styled-components and Styled System, a utility-first styling library that works in tandem with CSS-in-JS libraries.
0 5 min read

Building custom Node.js event emitters

There are two different types of events in Node.js. Learn more about them here as well as how to build custom event emitters.
1 6 min read

How to build a custom grid with SASS

There are several ways to build a custom grid in CSS. This tutorial demonstrates how to create one using the CSS float property.
2 9 min read

What’s new in React Query 3

Here, you can learn what React Query is and what new features have been added in its latest iteration: React Query 3.
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How to use Rockpack

Here, you can learn about the React tool Rockpack, its architecture, its modules, and why it’s needed.
0 5 min read

How to use the react-native-picker-select

Although react-naive-picker-select is not a full-blown form handling component, it is great at what it does, and it can make implementing select fields in...
2 4 min read