This Week In React #112: Astro, Radix, Remix, Next.js, MDX, Storybook, Expo 46, Skia, TanStack, TC39, Docusaurus...
Looks like a lot of devs are already on vacation 😎. On my side I will also skip some editions this summer to rest.
This week, we have a good variety of React and React-Native content. A lot of very positive feedback from the community on Bun!
On my side, Docusaurus 2.0 should be released soon, after 4 years of alpha/beta. I hope you will help me to make the launch a success! I'm thinking of sending you a different email for the occasion, to better present this tool I'm working on for Facebook.
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How to build connected components in Storybook
An official Storybook article that explains well all you can do with decorators: add a layout, global providers, mock a Redux store or requests... It can help to add "connected" components to your Storybook that otherwise can't be rendered due to context dependencies.
How I Estimate NPM Package Market Share (and how Redux usage compares to other libraries)
Mark Erikson (Redux) explains how he analyzes npm package usage trends, based on various more or less reliable tools. Download stats are often related to CI builds. He uses React state managers as an example. He now estimates Redux / React usage at 33% (previously 45-50%)
Actionless and Stateless Reducers in React
useReducer() is not reserved for complex cases: it can also be used for very simple state machines, like changing a boolean from false to true.
- 📜 Next.js: open external links in a New Tab: it can be interesting to create your own Link abstraction on top of the underlying framework to add extra behavior
- 📜 The Unlocked Possibilities of the :has() Selector: CSS feature. Interesting comparison with React rendering at the end.
- 📜 Atomic Forms in React: presents a bit Jotai-Form and the difference with more traditional approaches like Formik.
- 📜 Create a simple cookie with Remix: shows that the use of cookie in Remix is relatively simple, and close to the HTTP protocol
- 📜 Yelp - Migrating from Styleguidist to Storybook
- 📜 Rendering long lists using virtualization with React
- 📜 Component Code Coverage in Cypress v10
- 🧑🎨 Remix + Bun demo
- 🧑🎨 React-on-the-edge: Vercel demo that shows how to use React SSR (without Next.js) with the Edge Runtime. With or without streaming.
- 🐦 Remix loader type inference: PR merged to facilitate typesafe usage of the useLoaderData() hook 👌
- 🐦 Bun + React SSR: significant performance gains
- 📦 RemixBlocks: I find the idea interesting: nested routes Remix are full-stack which makes them a good candidate for copy/paste, quite similar to Tailwind.
- 📦 react-obsidian: dependency injection for React
- 📦 remix-bossa-nova-stack
- 📦 Preact 10.9
- 📦 Next.js 12.2.1
- 📣 Vercel: Hydrogen can now be deployed with 0 config
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- 📜 Expo: sunsetting the CLI Web UI: the CLI web UI will disappear. Not a big deal, it was limited anyway compared to the CLI features.
- 🧑🎨 useAnimatedSentor travel cards parallax: demo with a very nice visual result 😎
- 📦 react-native-keyboard-controller 1.0: synchronizes keyboard visibility with animated values 👌
- 📦 vision-camera-plugin-builder: reduces the boilerplate for the creation of a vision camera plugin.
- 📦 React-Native MacOS 0.68
- 🎥 It's After Effects, but in Remotion: William Candillon shows how React-Native-Skia runs on the web with Remotion. You can follow and apply the After Effect tutorials, not written for us at first.
- 📊 FlatList vs FlashList profiling
- 🐦 Reanimated now supports V8
- 🐦 Expo EAS + App Store Connect v2
- 🐦 BottomSheet + FlashList integration
- Agenda for the 91st meeting of Ecma TC39
- New Node.js security releases
- Simplify your full-stack applications with XState
- The many faces of themeable design systems
<img>layout shifts: aspect-ratio vs width & height attributes
- The Future of CSS: Variable Units, powered by Custom Properties
- Parcel CSS 1.11
- Announcing support for WASI on Cloudflare Workers