Category: React

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Window to Window Communication in Electron

In Electron, it is certainly easy to create a multi-window application app in Electron, but what if you want to communicate between these windows? While we run into a restriction in the Chrome V8 Engine, that requires us to avoid remote code execution, there is a great way to accomplish window-to-window communication in Electron. We …

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Using Material UI Themes in React

An additional theme being added to your app, not only adds character to your application, but can also increase accessibility to app. While the Material-UI documentation hasn’t always been clear on how to accomplish this, it’s actually an easy system to become accustom to. We’ll quickly go over how to implement themes and how to …

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Writing Complete Apps in Electron

Electron has been a common go-to framework for developing desktop applications, and in that time there have been many unexpected nuances. Many developers would find these issues, and then abruptly move away from Electron because of it. So we will discuss everything you need to write your apps in Electron, as well as show you …

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Getting Started with Redux: Part 3 – Refactoring

Now that we have a working Redux app now, we should start looking at ways we can optimize our code, as well as take full advantage of redux. In this last part of getting started with redux, we will cover how to take advantage of asynchronous actions, DRYing up our code, and controlling and accessing …

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Getting Started with Redux: Part 2 – Redux App

After the first part of Getting Started with Redux, we should now have a good understanding of what we want to accomplish, as well as an idea of how we want to implement it within our application. So instead of going even deeper into Redux philosophy, why not spend this part focusing on the code? …

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Getting Started with Redux: Part 1

With many articles revolving around FP, they tend to be focused around redux being a part of the app’s foundation. With that, I would love to give any new-comers a great place to get started. In this 3 part guide, we will cover the react/redux concept, practices, and application, used when adding Redux to an …

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Using ssh2 in React and Redux Application

If you ever find yourself needing SSH connectivity within your JavaScript app, you’ll find the module ssh2 to be the best choice you can find. Of course working with so many different modules, I was surprised to see this module being used in a stream-based abstract. So if you are using SSH2 with React and …

How-To: Foundation 6 with Webpack using Sass

If there was every an issue that arose many times for me, it was trying to use Foundation 6 with Webpack. Keep in mind that the solution is fairly simple thinking about it, but when you introduce sass a whole new list of issues arise. While most of the problem comes from how Foundation is …

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Using Redux Sagas with Optimal Design Patterns

The one thing that was always an issue for me when it came to Redux, were Thunks. Sure, Thunks are great, and they have their place, but did you know you could replace them with something much more functional? Even though everywhere you look you see thunks, if you look around, even at Dan Abramov’s …

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The Amazing Atom Editor IDE and Package Addons

Since I started programming again, I’ve have grown very close to the Atom editor, and for very good reason. Not only is it light-weight, compact, it has the ability to be customized completely! As for functionality, there are many editor options, a lot being similar to Sublime, but even more specific to Atom. Of course …