5 Reasons Why I Love React Native – codeburst

“5 Reasons Why I Love #ReactNative” — @AdhithiRavi

  • If you know Javascript, it is easy to learn.I started writing my first React Native app, with zero prior experience in mobile application development.
  • Web developers can leverage their knowledge in Javascript to write React Native apps.
  • Don’t ever waste time recompiling.This is one of my most favorite aspects of developing React Native Apps.
  • Android Date Picker— Underlying Native WidgetiOS Date Picker — Underlying Native WidgetThese are some aspects of React Native that makes the developer’s life much easier and we don’t need to reinvent the wheel here.
  • With React Native build Android, iOS and Windows Apps all in Javascript.5.

React Native is very popular these days, and thousands of apps are already built using React Native. Big names like Facebook, AirBnB, Uber, and many other companies have embraced React Native and are…
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5 Reasons Why I Love React Native – codeburst

5 Reasons Why I Love #reactnative – codeburst

  • If you know Javascript, it is easy to learn.I started writing my first React Native app, with zero prior experience in mobile application development.
  • Web developers can leverage their knowledge in Javascript to write React Native apps.
  • Don’t ever waste time recompiling.This is one of my most favorite aspects of developing React Native Apps.
  • Android Date Picker— Underlying Native WidgetiOS Date Picker — Underlying Native WidgetThese are some aspects of React Native that makes the developer’s life much easier and we don’t need to reinvent the wheel here.
  • With React Native build Android, iOS and Windows Apps all in Javascript.5.

React Native is very popular these days, and thousands of apps are already built using React Native. Big names like Facebook, AirBnB, Uber, and many other companies have embraced React Native and are…
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React Native at WalmartLabs – WalmartLabs – Medium

Learn more about how Walmart uses #ReactJS Native:

  • Overall, we’re very happy with the performance of React Native far, and we’re hopeful that the results we’ve gathered will be met with approval from the business side, and ultimately our users.
  • We use our integration tests to ensure that our React Native code remains functional as the code base continues to evolve.
  • One challenge that React Native presents is that for the JS bundle to work, there has to be a compatible React Native counterpart on the native side.
  • To ensure the quality of our React Native code, we aim for 100% test coverage for both unit tests and integration tests.
  • We use unit tests to exercise our React Native components in isolation and prevent unintentional changes.

Here at Walmart, the customer is always #1, so we’re constantly on the lookout for ways we can improve upon the shopping experience we provide to our customers. The Walmart app, as it currently…
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Performance Limitations of React Native and How to Overcome Them — Medium

Performance limitations of #ReactJS Native and how to overcome them:

  • Touch events originate in the native realm, since that’s where the device tracks the user’s finger.
  • Let’s remember the guideline stated earlier – In order to architect performant React Native apps, we must keep passes over the bridge to a minimum.
  • Lies one of the main keys to understanding React Native performance.
  • In order to understand the performance limitations of React Native, we must first get a glimpse into its inner workings.
  • Sounds promising, let’s update the native component directly and improve performance!

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React Native holds great promise in terms of excellent developer experience with Javascript and code reuse between platforms. The big…


Performance Limitations of React Native and How to Overcome Them — Medium