Lawrence Oputa

  I'm a full-stack software developer, instructor, and writer. An open-source and Linux enthusiast with a strong blend of simplicity and creativity. In my spare time, I am cheering for Chelsea.


6 Stories by Lawrence Oputa

What’s new in create-react-app 4.0.0

Create React App 4.0.0 is a major release and it comes with some awesome features. Learn more about the new features and notable changes.
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Adding video with Vime.js

Vime.js is a modern framework-agnostic media player. It ships with support for video hosting services like Youtube, Vimeo, and more.
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Getting started with radioactive state in React

Learn what you need to know (and what you need to look out for) when getting started with radioactive state.
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React patterns to avoid common pitfalls in local state management

Review some of the most common pitfalls of local state management in React, along with the patterns to help avoid them.
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Speed up your React app with dynamic imports and route-centric code splitting

Read about route-centric code splitting and leveraging dynamic imports, React.lazy(), and Suspense to create a more performant React app.
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What’s new in TypeScript 4.0

Without a doubt, these features will improve both the developer experience and the efficiency of using TypeScript.
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