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React Native By Example by Richard Kho

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Planning the app

Friends will be the first full-fledged example we build of just how powerful React Native is. It will deal with a lot of moving parts, so it's good to plan out the app in depth. On a basic level, accessing the Facebook Graph API gives us the following permissions:

  • Signing in
  • Viewing your feed
  • Viewing the list of posts on your feed along with its comments and likes
  • Adding new posts and comments on your feed
  • Browsing the photos that you've uploaded to your Facebook profile along with their comments and likes
  • Viewing the events that you have RSVPd
  • Rediscovering the list of pages that you have liked

As in the previous chapters, we want to break this off into bite-sized accomplishments. By the end of this chapter, Friends should ...

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