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A 60-line script to transcribe your Evernote voice notes using Google Speech API.
TeamParrot is an app that reads your Slack scrollback out loud so you can listen to your coworkers while doing awesome stuff. Because I work in a distributed company and have coworkers all around the globe, every day I wake up to a full wall of scrollback to go through. Some of it is actionable,Continue reading “React Native Isomorphic app in a weekend”
CodePush is a magical service that lets you update your app on the fly! It means that when you find a bug in your app you can push the code instantly to your users and update their apps / release new features. Why should I care? With Native apps you have to go through appContinue reading “React Native CodePush”
You started building your app before you knew what it was, didn’t you? Well, that is certainly what I did. My app started as “SlackBird”, then I realized that i may be violating some trademark there ( hint: probably not “bird” ), so I went and changed the name to “TLDR“. But after that IContinue reading “React Native: Rename my app”
You want some nice icons in your app, don’t you? In my laziness I tried using emojis instead, but it turned out to be sub-par. So I conceded and installed an icon package called React Native Vector Icons npm install react-native-vector-icons –save to install How this works This package provides fonts and some wrappers. SinceContinue reading “React Native: Vector Icons – FontAwesome and others”
One of the most appealing qualities of React Native is the idea of isomorphic code. Code, that can run on both iOS and Android, enabling you to write 2 apps at the same time. But, there is another benefit to isomorphic code. You can also speed up writing your code just for one app. SinceContinue reading “React Native Web & Isomorphic magic”
If you want to use any self-respecting API on the web, you are going to need Oauth authentication. If you need an explanation what oauth is, there are plenty better ones. These are the steps your app needs to go through: Send user to special URL in the browser that lets them log in toContinue reading “React Native: Oauth”