Jaime Betancourt

Jaime Betancourt is a New York City based mobile developer who has been using React Native developer for over two years. He has used the React Native framework to develop apps for startups such as Backboard.me and Passio Life. In addition, he has experience tutoring, and has taught prospective developers how to build mobile apps using only JavaScript.

Using the Camera in React Native

Posted on August 16, 2019

In the last few articles, we have been working with React Native and have learned how to use some of React Native’s built in component. Most recently, we learned how to navigate between different screens using React Navigation. One thing…

Exploring React Native – Part 3

Posted on July 18, 2019

Previously, in “Exploring React Native (Continued Part 2)”, we continued to work on our simple app. The code for the app was long and was all located in one file after the article, “Exploring React Native (Continued Part 1)”. Being…

Exploring React Native – Part 2

Posted on July 15, 2019

Previously, in “Exploring React Native (Continued Part 1), we continued to work on our simple app. The app initially consisted of an Image component, Text components, state with data, a couple of TouchableOpacity buttons and styling. The app was to…

Exploring React Native – Part 1.1

Posted on July 15, 2019

In the last article, titled “Exploring React Native”, we used a few components to create a simple app. The app consisted of an Image component, a couple Text components, data that changed with user interaction, and a couple of buttons…

Exploring React Native

Posted on May 24, 2019

In the previous article, titled “Getting Started with React Native”, we briefly went over what React Native is. We went through the installation process for the Expo CLI and the React Native CLI. The last thing we did was create…

Getting Started With React Native

Posted on May 20, 2019

React Native In this article you will learn how to set up your computer to begin developing apps using React Native. Before we begin, what is React Native? As stated on the official React Native website, https://facebook.github.io/react-native/, “React Native lets…