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Hey, I'm Sean, I make apps for iOS and the web.

You should download my latest app, Gon!

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React One Way Data Flow

The one thing that makes the react way of doing things a better way than most is the one way data flow. It makes reasoning about your app simple, predictable and boring.

When new technology is exciting, that's probably a bad sign. But when it's boring, that means you should probably check it out at the very least.

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My Stack

Writing about modern web and app development is a moving target, my stack has changed in 6 months and it will probably change again in another 6.

So consider this the conclusion of modern web development.

And the start of an ever updating series of posts about what my current stack is like.

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Modern Web Development: Terminal

This is an N part series about the tools and tricks of the trade involved with writing modern web apps.

It's time to customize our terminal since we won't be using any gui tools to manage our source code because I think they’re confusing.

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Modern Web Development: Linting

This is an N part series about the tools and tricks of the trade involved with writing modern web apps

Now that you have sublime text set up, it's time to go crazy with some packages.

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Modern Web Development: Getting Started

This is an N part series about the tools and tricks of the trade involved with writing modern web apps

Let’s get sublime text set up:

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React Native

Stop what you’re doing. Seriously. Stop it.

The world has just changed in a significant way. Nothing is the same anymore.

React Native was fully open sourced and it is amazing. Writing mobile apps will never be the same again. In fact you shouldn’t write them without React Native anymore. Stop using Objective-C, stop using Swift, (unless you’re writing custom controls) and start using React Native.

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Rotten Apples

I notice that a lot of people criticize apple for its bad software, especially recently. What's funny though is that I don't think these people use competing software on a day to day basis to form any conclusion about apples software relative to the rest of the industry.

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React.js and Authentication

Reactjs and Authentication

I don't see a lot of people talking about single page apps and authentication in general, but the reactjs info out there is anemic to say the least.

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React.js and Baobab

The server story of react.js isn't quite complete yet, flux is one way to do things, but I don't quite understand how it helps me write apps faster.

One thing I did find however is baobab

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