Deploying with Create-React-App and CircleCI

It’s been a while since I posted and I thought I’d cover something I recently struggled with during Hacktoberfest. This article covers how to integrate create-react-app, Github and CircleCI. Enabling an automated pipeline to help you test and deploy through development and production. First of all, a little about the tools we are using. If you work with modern web stacks […]

0 comments

Introduction to progressive web apps

I recently did a presentation on PWA’s at my company following a recent day out to HalfStackConf 2017 where I spent the travel time following an in depth 3-part guide on Auth0 by Prosper Otemuyiwa and the first part can be found here. My presentation doesn’t show you how to create a PWA exactly, but goes […]

0 comments

React-Native – Adding React-Native to a new Xcode project

Following on from the previous video, here we will cover integrating React-Native into a native application. We start by creating a fresh new project and then adding the necessary dependencies. From there we cover what’s needed in order to get things running. Throughout this video there are a couple ‘gotchas’ which I cover and some […]

0 comments

React-Native – Adding custom modules

As anticipated and mentioned in my previous post. The next couple of posts will be around React-Native and my further initial research. These will probably form part of an ongoing React-Native playlist. In this video I will be using an existing project that has been created using `react-native-cli` and adding the bridge to our native […]

0 comments

Updates incoming

lmcjt.com/kulor/ – V2.3.2 Just a quick post to let you all know that I’m still alive and kicking. I’ve been working behind the scenes on improving the Kulor web app with a number of fixes to visual layout, some small feature improvements and I have squashed a number of pesky bugs. One of the things I […]

0 comments

Playing with React Native

I’m a little late to the React Native bandwagon, as I was with React itself, but it seems that having an understanding in React goes a long way in giving you a jumpstart into this hybrid mobile framework. Coming from another hybrid framework, Appcelerator Titanium, it makes understanding the processes and flows a little easier. Essentially, […]

0 comments

3D Touch and Quick Actions in Titanium

Last week I did an internal presentation for my company, First-Utility, going over how to integrate 3D Touch and Quick Actions into Titanium. Our company has been using Titanium for a few years now and one of my research days was to look at how best to include it within our application which would add […]

0 comments

Working with SVG

I’ve been continuously working to improve my Kulor project recently as a way to improve my skills around React. If you’ve seen or used the web app then you will know what it does. For those who haven’t, simply put, it’s a colour converter. The repository gives you more information about what features it has […]

0 comments

New and Improved

Just a short post to tell you all how I have been dedicating more time and effort to learning React, Redux, ES6. With that, I have invested my time updating my Kulor project so that it is React-ified and ES6-ified as a way of having a continuous project to keep improving and learning myself. In […]

0 comments

Apps for 2017

Thought I’d come up with my own list of useful apps which might help for the new year. Most have been out a while and you will probably either have used or heard of them at some point. But coupling them all together has helped aide my development processes. If you would like further examples […]

0 comments