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Bart Widlarz

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Pimp your VS Code

September 14, 2020

When I switched from Webstorm to VS Code, I wanted to make it as similar as possible. During the time, I noticed that doesn't make sense. VS Code has a much more robust workflow, it just needs a few changes, about which you will read in this article.

Reanimated 2 - the new approach to creating animations in React Native

August 27, 2020

Reanimated 2 - exploring the new API to creating animations in React Native. Find out the new hooks, build custom useSlider hook, and get an understanding of animation techniques in the step by step guide.

React Native - device type dependent orientation

July 11, 2020

A short guide on how to setup the app orientation depending on the device type - for both Android and iOS.

Recreating the OLX animation with React Native and Reanimated library

July 01, 2020

Lately, the OLX (popular shopping app/service in Poland), updated its mobile app. First app open showed every user this simple, cool animation. See it being recreated with Reanimated library in React Native!

Multistep form handling with Finite State Machines, Formik and TypeScript

June 17, 2020

XState, Formik and Yup - handling a multistep form with these tools seems really interesting and fun. If you are wondering how one can utilize them in their own app, give it a read!

React Table 7 - Hooks based library

May 15, 2020

React Table 7 - hooks based library to create beautiful, custom tables in React. Build a fully-fledged table step by step with us, implement the most common features like sorting, filtering, pagination and more. Learn how v7 is different from v6.