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React Native Cookbook by Crysfel Villa, Stan Bershadskiy

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Building for Apple tvOS

The next great frontier in app development after desktop and mobile has become TVs. With the release of the 4th generation of Apple TV in 2015, Apple opened up the platform for developers to develop and publish apps for the Apple TV. Apple tvOS inherits many of the core frameworks we use for iOS development, with some minor changes to handle the new form factor and user control. This is a major benefit as React Native was built primarily for iOS. So what do we need to do so that we can get React Native running on our Apple tvOS? Just like in our previous recipe on Mac OS we're going to use a community fork of React Native that has support for tvOS. The fork can be found on GitHub here: https://github.com/douglowder/react-native-appletv ...

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