Introduction to React, npm7, and Being Nimble

A summary of what's creating ZEAL

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An Introduction to React

This is a quick primer to React that covers the basics for writing components.

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📺 What We're Watching

Hidden Figures (2016)

The story of a team of female African-American mathematicians who served a vital role in NASA during the early years of the U.S. space program.

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🤔 Zeal Interestings

A collection of cool stuff the ZEAL team found interesting this week.

npm 7 is now Available

The most exciting new features:


  1. package-lock v2 and support for yarn.lock
  2. Automatically install peer dependencies
  3. Workspaces: a set of features to the npm CLI that provide support to managing multiple packages from within a singular top-level, root package

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A Better Developer Experience for GraphQL Requests

If you have worked with GraphQL and been frustrated while skimming through the requests in the Network panel, you aren't alone...

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Toward Nimble

Is ‘nimble’ a good thing? Should we seek to be flexible, resilient and quick to be able to shift and adapt?