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Ibrahim Diallo

November 2020

Don't connect your App to your database

Don't connect your App to your database

In web development, connecting the application to a database is rarely an issue. Most programming languages come with a database driver that does all the work. You call the connect function with credentials and host as arguments, and you are in. When working on a phone app, we expect to do the same thing. But there is a key difference here.

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Get computed style

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