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React Native 0.54

React Native was released with version 0.54 last week πŸŽ‰. The full release notes are available here, some highlights:

  • Blob support πŸ‘πŸ»πŸ‘πŸ»πŸ‘πŸ»
  • Support for the latest React version, there will be console warning about lifecycle deprecations until React Native is updated.
  • space-evenly now supported (release notes were incorrect for 0.52)

Libraries & Tools


Open Source


This little morphing text component for React Native is πŸ”₯πŸ”₯πŸ”₯


Great demo on a Lottie animation in React Native


A fairly comprehensive list of available React Native native modules


Floating emoji reaction component for React Native πŸ€ͺ



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