React Native Searchable FlatList with React Hooks

If you have been using a mobile app or building one, you must be very familiar with the content of a very long list such as merchandise products, contacts, friends, countries, etc. It is very inconvenient for the user to find the required record by scrolling the whole list. Most of the mobile apps willContinue reading “React Native Searchable FlatList with React Hooks”

Supercharge React Native Android app with Hermes

Facebook officially released the Hermes engine as an opt-in feature on Android. By enabling Hermes, Facebook claims that it will improve startup time, decrease memory usage and reduce app size. Let’s find out! Prerequisite To enable Hermes, your app needs to be at least using React Native 0.60.4 and above. If you are using theContinue reading “Supercharge React Native Android app with Hermes”

React Native Continuous Delivery with Github Actions and Fastlane

Github Actions is the workflow automation tool with CI/CD that allows you to do some tasks, such as running test suite, deploying code and etc based on the Github Events and Types. When an event is triggered, your defined workflow will be run and help you to do some awesome jobs. Today, I’m going toContinue reading “React Native Continuous Delivery with Github Actions and Fastlane”

Optimizing For MongoDB Atlas And AWS Lambda

If you want to use MongoDB for your AWS Lambda serverless app, MongoDB Atlas may be a good option for you to start with. MongoDB Atlas has been generously offering 500MB storage for free and it is very easy to setup with just a few clicks. Recently, I have migrated my databases to MongoDB AtlasContinue reading “Optimizing For MongoDB Atlas And AWS Lambda”

Testing React Native With Jest, react-test-renderer And react-native-testing-library

React Native is a great framework for you to write once and build mobile app with Javascript and React to both Android and iOS platform. Everything is pretty easy until your superior telling you, “We need to start practice TDD approach because there are too many bugs surfaced in production to capture the error early”. SoundsContinue reading “Testing React Native With Jest, react-test-renderer And react-native-testing-library”

Shareable ESLint Config For React Native

A wise programmer once said, “You don’t write code for yourself, you write for others or your future-self”. Imagine that you are working on a project which everyone is writing in their own style and standard. Everyday, you need to spend some times to get familiar with the code before you can start coding. It’sContinue reading “Shareable ESLint Config For React Native”

Automatically Set iOS Build Number And Android Version Code In Unity Cloud Build

Did you ever have an experience where you automate the build of your games with Unity Cloud Build, but eventually you realise that you forgot to update the build number for iOS and version code for Android? Then, you have to edit the PlayerSettings and wait for the build again…. If you have a sameContinue reading “Automatically Set iOS Build Number And Android Version Code In Unity Cloud Build”

Transparency Sort Axis For 2D Top Down Games

You may want to read our previous blog about┬áSorting Layer and Sorting Group┬ábefore continue reading this. If you are developing for 2D top down games where the sprites will move from top to bottom or vice versa, sorting layer and sorting group may not enough for you. You will probably face some problem when oneContinue reading “Transparency Sort Axis For 2D Top Down Games”

Sorting Layer And Sorting Group For 2D Games In Unity 3D

When building on 2D games with Unity3D, one common issue that we will be dealing with is the sorting the layer of the sprites. In the common way, we can use Sorting Layer and Order in layer to solve most of the 2D game sorting issues. You can find the sorting layer and order in the Sprite Renderer componentContinue reading “Sorting Layer And Sorting Group For 2D Games In Unity 3D”