#300 — April 3, 2020

Read on the Web

Mobile Developer Weekly

Brian Rinaldi recommends

Is Apple Trying to Kill PWAs? — Any time Apple releases something there is always some noise about it. As mentioned in last week’s issue, this time it’s in regards to browser storage and data deletion after seven days. Here’s a break down of this and what it really means for developers.

Mike Hartington

Peter Cooper recommends

▶  Scaling Up An iOS Codebase — The author of Swift in Depth covers practical issues around managing a growing iOS project.

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Brian Rinaldi recommends

NativeScript 6.3, 6.4, 6.5 Releases Add Svelte, WebAssembly, KotlinJS and Performance Improvements — A look at the recent NativeScript 6.3, 6.4, and 6.5 releases and the new features and support.

Dylan Schiemann

Holly Schinsky recommends

React Native Component Libraries You Should Know in 2020 — A list of some of the best component libraries available that are open source, offer a robust approach and quality support.

Aman Mittal

Holly Schinsky recommends

How Flutter Led Me to React Native — and Vice-Versa — The experience of small teams with both tools and the decisions made aiming for better user experience in 2017 and 2020.

Ícaro Azevedo

Chris Brandrick recommends

An Introduction to The Web Contact Picker API — A look at the new Contact Picker API, which allows web apps to resemble native ones in allowing users to select entries from their contacts and share contact details with a web page.

Phil Nash

Brian Rinaldi recommends

Custom Listeners In Android — How to create custom listeners with callbacks attached to events.

Isaac Olukunle

Brian Rinaldi recommends

Time to Float: Migrating From Kotlin to Flutter — Let’s just say the author is not currently a fan of Flutter and Dart.

Higor Ernandes

Launch Scalable iOS/Swift, Android, React Chat In Days — Stream makes it easy with SDKs and Chat React UI Components. Stream powers Feeds and Chat for over 500 million end-users.

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Peter Cooper recommends

Kaya Thomas: The iOS Dev Working to Achieve Inclusivity — This ‘Behind the Code’ interview with iOS Engineer Kaya Thomas highlights the disparate diversity of the tech space, and how she is focused on encouraging people to pay forward what they’ve learned to those under-represented.

Hannah H. Kim

Brian Rinaldi recommends

CSS Viewport Units — What are CSS viewport units, how to use them, and some use-cases and solutions for common issues.

Ahmad Shadeed

Chris Brandrick recommends

Introducing New Features in Opera for Android 57 — New features include improvements to offline pages, data savings, and more.

Stefan Stjernelund

Holly Schinsky recommends

Why Flutter Has Become the Best Choice To Develop a Startup Mobile App in 2020

Sophia Martin

Brian Rinaldi recommends

How to Build SignalR Powered Real-Time Xamarin Apps for Mobile Platforms

Sam Basu