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How to Make a Simple Twitter Clone with React Native


In this tutorial, we're going to create a small Twitter-like mobile app using React Native. With our app, users will be able to create accounts and log in, see a feed of all of the posts created by themselves and other users, and add their own posts to the feed. The data for all of our users and posts will be managed by Cosmic JS.

Introducing Cosmic JS Extensions


We’re excited to announce Extensions, a powerful new way to create custom experiences using Cosmic JS.  With Cosmic JS Extensions, you can now build applications directly into your Bucket Dashboard giving you the power to create customized views and communicate with third party APIs to extend the functionality of Cosmic JS.

Developer Spotlight: Brian Mullis


A new Developer Hero joins us in our latest installment of the Cosmic JS Developer Spotlight Series. We sat down with Brian Mullis, a developer in Portland who  lead the charge on innovative app development for his interactive agency.

How to Build an Angular JS Ecommerce App


In this tutorial I'm going to show you how to create a "Ecommerce" app using a little bit of Node, and Cosmic JS. For the sake of understanding how to consume Restful API’s, this tutorial will show how to make simple AJAX requests to the Cosmic JS API in order to retrieve, update, and delete data in our Cosmic JS buckets. Let's get started.

How to Build a Facebook Bot App Using Node.js


The process of building your messenger bot is fairly simple the hardest part is setting up your machine to talk to talk to Facebook. That's why today I'm going to walk you through that real quick. Once it is all done you can get right on the way to creating your own bot.

API Updates: Authentication, Add Buckets and More


Cosmic JS is on a mission to help you build apps faster.  And with that goal in mind, we're happy to announce some additions to our API that will help you manage your application content faster and easier, right from the Cosmic JS API.

How to Build a React Website Powered by the Cosmic JS GraphQL API


Building and maintaining a React app can be no mean feat. There plenty of tutorials out there covering the technical aspects of making a React app, but as with any technology, it's often hard to find information on best practices.

In this post we'll be exploring some tips, tricks, and techniques we've learnt whilst producing React/GraphQL apps for our clients. Hopefully these will help you make your project more performant and simplify maintenance.