January 2017

Why you should use React Native for your mobile app

React Native is a technology that enables the use of React and JavaScript for iOS and Android development
Image credit: Algolia

There’s been quite a buzz about React Native lately. The brainchild of both Facebook and the open source community, this mobile development framework has attracted many positive reviews. In particular, working with this framework made one iOS developer go as far as to claim he might never write an iOS app in Objective-C or Swift again.

Seems like a bold statement, doesn’t it?

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New Year’s Party at AgileEngine Ukraine

New Year’s party at AgileEngine UKraine — our VP of solutions dressed as Hunter Thompson

We had two bags of tangerines, seventy-five Rubik’s cubes, five red blazers, an aerosol can half full of spray-on cobweb, and a whole galaxy of multi-colored wigs, slinky rainbow springs, fake dollar bills, gold chains, bunny ears and also seven quarts of Jägermeister, seven quarts of Scotch, ten cases of Budweiser, a pint of orange juice and two dozen bottles of wine.

All this had been rounded up the night before, in a frenzy of highspeed driving all over Kharkiv – from Kholodnohirskyi district to Louis Pasteur street, we picked up everything we could get our hands on. Not that we needed all that for the party, but once you get locked into serious 90’s nostalgia, the tendency is to push it as far as you can.

Okay, that’s enough for pop culture references:). As you might’ve guessed, we had an awesome 90’s themed New Year’s party and we want to share the joy with you.

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