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React Native - Building Mobile Apps with JavaScript by Vladimir Novick

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Application with create-react-app and Expo

Installing all native dependencies is a tedious, but a must process for developing your app. However, at some point you want to create your app fast and debug it on your physical device without walking through the tedious process of setting this up. For that use case there is a create-react-native-app package. This package is built on top of Exponent--a platform that extends React Native with additional functionality and APIs.

When using create-react-native-app you can run your application both on simulator or on real device. Make sure to install Expo XDE by following steps described in official docs:

https://docs.expo.io/versions/latest/introduction/installation.html

In order to create your React ...

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