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What is React

In April 2017, Airbnb announced their new open-source library, React, which renders React components to Sketch.

In this Tech Talk, Fullstack Senior Nancy Velasquez discusses Airbnb's Design Language System and the problems that led to the creation of React She provides an overview of the benefits of having a 'source of truth' for a design system, and discusses the benefits of using how React, including the ability to use real data, flexbox, and more. Ultimately, with React, designers can focus on higher-level thinking, programmers can confidently implement code, and overall, the entire team can work more efficiently.

Project Members: Nancy Velasquez

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