I spent a few hours tinkering with the new (alpha release) version of React which includes the new React Hooks feature. I wanted to experiment with it in a semi-realistic environment (not CodeSandbox). I have built a few chrome extensions in the past and I knew the challenges well so I thought it would be a good scenario to challenge React Hooks and see what it can do.

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in Misc

I love the mix-streaming service Mixcloud but its unfriendly user-interface was really starting to bug me so I whipped up this little tool to help.

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So I decided to build a Smart Mirror as a hobby project. I knew that I could handle the software side of thing but building a frame and wiring the electronics up was going to be a whole new adventure.

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Mike Cann

A professional games developer that just cant stop tinkering with things

Head Software Wizard at TapSlots

Perth - Australia