I also like the evidence of their original draft title in the URL. Like "very cute, but nobody even *knows* that `expo build` is called 'turtle'"
I really appreciate Expo's commitment to continuing to have a free option for the community. Their communication about build changes here was very clear, there was lots of advance notice, and in fact the "EAS local runner" option is even better for me: smaller .ipa file, faster to do the build locally, saves an extra network trip, and I don't mind having the deps installed. https://blog.expo.dev/turtle-goes-out-to-sea-d334db2a6b60
Marcus Mengs posted HTTP dumps from #Instagram mobile app that collects and sends to Meta the following details:
SSID and BSSID of all local WiFi networks, including yours
Detailed GPS (!) location
Interested in react-native-web to deploy the same app to mobile and web? Since meetups are still virtual you can join this one from anywhere in the world: I'm giving a talk on my RN Web project https://surelytodo.com on December 1 at 7pm ET - https://www.meetup.com/React-ATL/events/281569661/
Introducing App Tracking Protection for Android: The easiest way to block trackers lurking in your apps https://spreadprivacy.com/introducing-app-tracking-protection/
I wondered if animated QR codes for data transfer were a thing, and it seems someone tried it. Topped out at 9KBps whereas simple IrDA can achieve up to 4Mbps, but still cool https://divan.dev/posts/animatedqr/
when he stood up and sits back down and continued laughing
"Why would you *not* use [insert statically-typed language here]?"
If you don't know how to answer this question or are tired of answering it, here are five reasons you might use a dynamically-typed language: https://codingitwrong.com/2021/11/23/why-use-dynamic-typing.html
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