Stephan Miller

  Stephan is a full-stack web and mobile developer with over 16 years of experience.


8 Stories by Stephan Miller

Exploring React Native pointer events

The updated Pointer Events API presents new opportunities for creating interactive apps with React Native. Learn more about it in this post.
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Understanding the React exhaustive-deps linting warning

Adding the exhaustive deps lint rule and the rule of Hooks rule is a necessity for app development. These rules will save you time.
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How to autofocus using React Hooks

React Hooks can be easy to set up on your own, and you can use them to autofocus a field in a few ways.
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What’s new in Laravel 9?

Here's a breakdown of the most recent and upcoming Laravel releases, the newest of which was released in early February.
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Debugging React Native with VS Code

There are several ways to debug a React Native app. Here's how to do so within the same app using VS Code.
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Creating a custom React Native dropdown

Here's how to build a custom React Native dropdown for web development: a basic select form field that will look similar on Android and...
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Debugging React Native apps with Flipper

Learn how to debug your React Native app using Flipper, one of the best and simplest debuggers available today.
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Creating an offline-first React Native app

Improve app speed and usability by allowing it to work without the Internet. Here's how to create an offline-first app in React Native.
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