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We recently started two rescue projects. Though both were different, they suffered from the same fundamental problem – neither were standardized or current on their tech stacks or development processes. It might have been a minor inefficiency here or an unusual approach there. Cumulatively, these issues were negatively affecting their ability...

 

GraphQL kept coming up in conversations so I felt compelled to better familiarize myself with it. After reading up on it and working through tutorials I wanted to go further. I was specifically interested in implementing realtime subscriptions in Rails where the frontend is a separate React app. For this particular setup I didn’t immediately find...

 

Have you been following all the buzz around the new feature coming in React, Hooks? Well, truthfully, you don’t need to; Hooks is only a proposal, and currently it’s only available in React v16.8.0-alpha.0. In a nutshell, Hooks will allow using ‘stateful logic’, previously only available in class-based components, in functional components. It will...

 

Hello! Hi. Goodbye. Bye! I’m feeling the glow of having figured out how to do something that seemed daunting at first, and I’m here to share my findings in the hope that you’ll do it too: build a React Native app from scratch (well, almost) and publish it on the Play Store for the Android camp to use and cherish! I’m reporting back to my team about...

 

In November, our most recent apprentice, Maria St Louis-Sanchez, completed her apprenticeship. She shared her thoughts in a post earlier this month. I feel Maria’s story captures the true purpose of an apprenticeship well.

Is this the right path?

How do you know you’re going to enjoy being a developer? School can’t give you the true taste of...

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