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πŸ“¨ #178: Remix and Vite, Type-safe Children, Astro DB, React Compiler, Firebolt, Vitest, Composition, Remix Nitro, RSC in React Native, TenTap, Expo Atlas, TypeScript, Elysia...

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SΓ©bastien Lorber

Hi everyone!

This week is different and important for me. I took a little newsletter break, and instead of having no issue (as I did before), this time it's Benedikt writing the whole newsletter. Back to you Benedikt!

This last week has not seen a lot of releases, maybe everyone is already saving up their announcements for the upcoming conference season. Astro published more details about their new database and also released a developer portal, which starts out as a theme marketplace but will cover integrations in the future as well. Remix is now Vite-first and Vercel published a new AI chatbot template. After a lot of news about React Server Components in the React section, this week we see some news about RSC in the React Native section.

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