I’m alive, I promise. Mostly. I’m just running on very little sleep. Also, can we talk about the fact that this is the first post I get to tag with “senior phase”?!
So, let’s talk about everything I’ve been doing since the last time I wrote about something that wasn’t me accidentally deleting my master branch of my blog. Over winter break, I:
Re-did, in its entirety, Game of Life using React and Redux.
Today, we talked about forms in React. And practiced more React-y stuff. The more important part of the day was that I stood up in front of people, talked, and was slightly less terrified than I am when I see a spider! But we’ll get to that in a second. First, the React stuff:
Application state vs. UI/local state. Sometimes, we know ahead of time that some kinds of state are going to be localized to a particular area of our app – state like form data, timers, small animations, etc.