Category: Native

App Development Showdown: Why You Should Care About Revisiting The Native Vs. Hybrid Debate In 2017

    Back in 2007, the world met the iPhone for the very first time. After Apple’s product debut, it took less than six months for work to begin on PhoneGap, which would become one of the first and most adopted frameworks for hybrid...

How My API-Driven Website Helps Me Travel The World

    Recently, I decided to rebuild my personal website, because it was six years old and looked — politely speaking — a little bit “outdated.” The goal was to include some information about myself, a blog area...

How To Build Your First iOS App With JavaScript (Part 2)

   In part 1 of this tutorial we started building our iOS app from scratch. We started out by setting up a blank React Native project. Then we pulled data from the Unsplash.it API. Because downloading data takes time, we built a loading screen. In the process we went over positioning UI elements with f...

The Beauty Of React Native: Building Your First iOS App With JavaScript (Part 1)

   The idea of building mobile apps with JavaScript is not new. We’ve seen frameworks like Ionic and PhoneGap take on the challenge, and to some extent succeed in gaining a fair amount of developer and community support. These frameworks and the whole idea of building mobile apps with JavaScript neve...