Issue 161

This week's issue features articles about improving the startup time of React Native apps and splash screen animation with React Native Reanimated.

Tune in to this week's video message from the editor-in-chief, Jon Major Condon to hear all about the latest in React Native!

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This week's top picks

Measuring and improving React Native apps startup time
Solito Expo Router
Measuring and improving performance on a React Native app
Animating Splash Screen With React Native Reanimated

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RNR 247 - Revisiting common complaints about React Native 5 years later - Interview with Hodeem

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