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A grid can be one of the trickiest and most frustrating UI components to build as part of your application development process. Ext JS includes 115+ fully supported UI components and tools, including the market’s leading grid, to help get apps to market quickly and deliver a great user experience across desktops, tablets and smartphones. View our kitchen sink demo to learn more about the capabilities of the grid.
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A few years back I decided to start raising chickens. By that time I had beetles, worms, snakes, and frogs; you name it! But raising these cute yellow nuggets is a different beast altogether.
Defer the load of non-critical images and components if they are off-screen. This library makes possible to progressively load images, just like Medium does, and React components only when the user is ready to consume the content. Additionaly, take component based code splitting for free. Two at the price of one.
The virtual DOM (VDOM) is a programming concept where an ideal, or “virtual”, representation of a UI is kept in memory. Then, it is synced with the “real” DOM by a library such as ReactDOM. This process is called reconciliation.