Issue #61

Hello Readers,

We've got some really good stuff this week including sleek gestures, awesome styling, and everyone's favorite...tests! Plus a couple of modules you can start using in your project right now. Don't forget to get your tickets to Chain React so you can meet cool people in the React Native community and talk with some of the experts in React Native!

Executive Editor,
Frank von Hoven at Infinite Red

React Native SoundCloud Replica

Really nice step-by-step walk-thru of creating a SoundCloud replica app in React Native, plus some great exposure to react-navigation's Switch & Tabs navigator as well as the Animated API!

How to Use a Custom Header and Custom Bottom Tab Bar for React Native with React Navigation?

How to have a custom component for header and bottom tab navigation when using React Navigation and how to style it.

Create an Instagram Press-and-Hold Image Preview Modal with Gesture Actions in React Native

Nice article on how to create press and hold on images for a quick view and drag to trigger multiple actions like share, comment, and like.

Caching Images in React Native

Implement image caching in React Native and prevent images from being downloaded and devouring hundreds of megabytes of data every time your app is launched.

How To Create An Audio/Video Recording App With React Native: An In-Depth Tutorial

 A step-by-step process of creating a video/audio recording app with React Native and Expo.

Patterns Principles and Tools for Testing Your React (Native) Apps

A thorough explanation of testing principles and philosophy covering a range of pertinent keywords, methods, and best practices.

Chain React Conference 2018

Beginner and Advanced workshops are officially SOLD OUT!
Don't miss your chance to attend the hottest React Native conference this summer! Get your tickets today!



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