Student seminar – Intro to React Native

Nov, 8, 2017 • Matthias Debaere

Categories: JavaScript, React, React Native

A couple of weeks ago I gave an introductory presentation about React Native to students of the PXL school in Hasselt.

As React Native is the next big cross-platform mobile development framework and is a hot topic, we had a lot to talk about. In this presentation we looked at the brief history of React Native, the basics on how to start your first React Native app (using Expo) and some best practices.

You can find the presentation slides here.
You can find the demo code here.

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