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Newsletter Issue 31

March 23, 2020

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Stay safe, wash your hands, stay at home. Enjoy the advantage of being a developer and work remotely!


Articles

Top Flutter Tips from January & February Tweets. A great collection of tips from the Flutter community on Twitter.

Flutter or React Native, a cross-platform dilemma. A four-part article by Marco Gomiero, where he goes in-depth, comparing these two platforms.

Tools

VelocityX. A 100% free Flutter open-source minimalist UI Framework built with Flutter SDK to make Flutter development easier and more joyful than ever

Tutorials

How to float an overlay widget over a (possibly transformed) UI widget. In this tutorial by Jose Alba, we learn how to do this cool overlay effect on Flutter.

GraphQL + Flutter. In this tutorial by Shivanchal Pandey, where he teaches us how to use GraphQL with Flutter creating a small example app.

Generating Dart REST API client libraries using OpenAPI Generator. A fantastic tutorial by Ricardo Silva. Here he explains, step by step, how to take an OpenAPI file and generate a full client for Flutter, with a little Java, Dio, and build_runner. A time saver!.

Distributing Native iOS app with Flutter Module using Codemagic. In this tutorial by Souvik Biswas, we learn one of the most difficult parts of an app, publishing to the Apple App Store. Code signing is especially a favorite of all developers! (read with a sarcastic tone here.).

Videos

Flutter Europe Talks - New Videos.

ClipPath (Flutter Widget of the Week). Do you want your widget to have a unique shape? ClipPath allows you to define your own widget shapes! Given a CustomerClipper and a path that you define, ClipPath will constrain the widget’s visible area to within this path.

Ep1: Building a 2D multiplayer game with Flutter from scratch. By Thorsten Lorenz. Getting flutter setup and tile map generation.

Packages

magiceye An abstraction on top of flutter camera, that allows you to have a default camera screen or build your own with the layer builders. pub.dev.

flutter_slidable A Flutter implementation of slidable list item with directional slide actions that can be dismissed. pub.dev.

flutter_colorpicker A HSV(HSB)/HSL color picker inspired by chrome devtools and a material color picker for your flutter app. pub.dev.

App of the Week

Remember to post your favorite app appweek.fluttertap.com.

Covid Updates. A cross platform-app made with Flutter of latest updates of Covid-19.