Development

Make Refactoring a Breeze in React Native

Reorganize your code by using a barrel roll. This article shows the basics of a barrel and how it can simplify things in React Native projects.

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Testing Phones

XCTest Line by Line

Note: this article is up to date as of Swift 5.0 and Xcode 10.2 XCTest is Apple’s framework for testing code and user interfaces. It provides a variety of methods for testing equality, comparison, and error-throwing. However, the function names can be longer than the test input, making it hard to see what is going […]

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Enhancing ARKit Image Detection with CoreML

ARKit is quite good at tracking images, but it struggles to disambiguate similar compositions. Core ML can help fill in the gaps. ARKit Image Tracking ARKit is a powerful tool that allows developers to create Augmented Reality apps. It comes loaded with image detection and tracking functionality, which allows apps to “anchor” virtual content contextually on to […]

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Investing in Interns

Find out why RightPoint iOS Developer intern Luke Andrews isn’t looking forward to his summer as an iOS developer intern ending. What all did Luke learn while working as an iOS intern?

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React Native Animations: Part 2

Learn more about React Native animations in Part 2 of this React Native animation tutorial. Discover how to use React Native animations and why we recommend using React Native animation features.

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React Native Animations: Part 1

Learn more about React Native Animation. From React Native animation examples to React Native Animated View, see the challenges and opportunities we faced building cross-platform React Native apps.

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Tools We Love – iOS and Android

Learn more about Android Developer tools. From Android tools to iOS developer tools, discover our favorite Android and iOS tools that help us spend more time writing code, and less time in the spaces in between.

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Automation

Automating Input Events on Android

Learn more about Android shell commands. From Android KeyEvent to ADB shell, see how to automate your processes and simplify your workload.

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Whole Lottie Love

Learn more about Lottie animation for iOS, Andriod and Web. Find out how you can use the Bodymovin After Effects extension and Lottie to add animation to your Android projects.

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The Curious Case of Systrace Reporting Jank on an EditText

Find out why Systrace may be reporting jank on an app with EditText. Learn more about Android GPU rendering and how it may be affected by EditText.

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