Episode 7 - At F8 2019 - The Current State of React and React Native

Joel talks with Instagram engineer Kathryn Middleton and React Native engineering manager Kevin Gozali about the current landscape of React and React Native.

Summary

On this special episode of The Diff, Instagram software engineer Kathryn, and React Native engineering manager, Kevin, join Joel on our final live broadcast from the F8 2019 conference to discuss the current state of React and React Native. Learn why React Hooks is such a big deal, how React and React Native cooperate on roadmaps, and about some of the exciting new features for both. Also, we talk about the shift in focus for React Native on open source.

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