Integrating React Native, TypeScript and MobX

In my last article, I psted about getting TypeScript working with React Native. I’m building a flexible, best-practices, Notes App in React Native. This means I need a backing store, and it has to be local for offline capabilities. React has a definite way of building data into the UI and the manipulation of that…

React, Flux, localForage and Saving Data

Remember my vague promise to write an awesome app? The one where I would do something more than just a basic task list like todomvc? Well, I’m progressing. Right now, my HoneyDo application has the ability to edit tasks through a bunch of React components and it loads and saves data from the disk. I…

ASP.NET, ES2015, React, SystemJS and JSPM

I’ve started investigating a relative newcomer to the JavaScript library, but one that is making a lot of noise. That library is React. But when I combined this with ASP.NET, I found the build processes confusing. There just isn’t a good recipe out there that allows you to write React/JSX components in ECMAScript 6 and…

MVC, MVVM and Frameworks

I’ve been writing a whole bunch about MVC architectures – client side and server side.  But I hit a problem.  You see, MVC and MVVM are pretty simple concepts.  Here is a typical diagram that I see when looking at MVC descriptions: It’s nice and simple.  The controller loads the model and passes some form…