React Newsletter #119

05/24/2018

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News

React v16.4.0 just released

The latest minor release of React adds support for an oft-requested feature: pointer events! It also includes a bugfix for getDerivedStateFromProps. Check out the full changelog in this post.


Articles

Building AI Enabled GraphQL Applications

One of the most powerful things about AWS AppSync is the ability to use Lambda functions as first class endpoints to seamlessly integrate almost any service or database into your GraphQL API without much hassle. In this post you’ll learn how to use GraphQL to map to AWS Lambda endpoints that work with AI services.

React Europe 2018 - Highlights from the React Europe conference

If you missed React Europe this year, here are some of the highlights.

Flow vs TypeScript in React

Should you use Flow or TypeScript in your next React project? If you’ve ever had that question, this article should answer it.


Tutorials

Dynamic Bézier Curves with React

In this post you’ll go through the basics of working with Bézier curves and SVG in React. You’ll also learn how to build dynamic curves that respond to user input.

Learn ReasonML by building Tic Tac Toe in React

You may have heard of Reason before. It’s a syntax on top of OCaml that compiles to both readable JavaScript code and to native and bytecode as well. In this post you’ll learn Reason by building a Tic Tac Toe game in React.


Projects

Chatkit: Chat SDK for your React and React Native Apps

Code chat in seconds. Actually maybe not seconds, but like, really fast ⚡️. Get started today.

react-native-dom

An experimental, comprehensive port of React Native to the web.

react-spring

A set of simple, spring-physics based primitives (as in building blocks) that should cover most of your UI related animation needs once plain CSS can’t cope any longer.

react-selectrix: A Beautiful, Materialized and Flexible React Select Replacement

React Selectrix is an easy to use, clean designed and lightweight React Select Replacement.

It comes with a rich variety of features such as: Ajax support out of the box, Material Design, Autocomplete, Tags and other. With none or minimum parameters, you have a fully equipped select replacement for your React Application.

Material-UI v1 is out

Material-UI (React components that implement Google’s Material Design) v1 just released. Here are the new features

  • Simpler and more powerful theme
  • Grid layout component
  • New documentation
  • Right-To-Left support
  • First class server-side support\
  • Premium themes
  • First class TypeScript support

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