Projects starred by Dan Abramov in the past year

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1) 36 projects starred by top JavaScript developers this week 2) Projects starred by Dan Abramov in the past year

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Description: List of Homeferences

Repo URL: https://github.com/homeferences/list

Repo Owner: homeferences

GitHub Stars: 331


Description: A soft vibrant VSCode theme - Based on Sarah Drasner's Night Owl and Dan Abramov's Overreacted blog

Repo URL: https://github.com/cevr/overnight

Repo Owner: cevr

GitHub Stars: 252


Description: The site and docs for React Native

Repo URL: https://github.com/facebook/react-native-website

Repo Owner: facebook

GitHub Stars: 1,038


Description: Excalidraw is a whiteboard tool that lets you easily sketch diagrams that have a hand-drawn feel to them.

Repo URL: https://github.com/excalidraw/excalidraw

Repo Owner: excalidraw

GitHub Stars: 3,412


Description: One Click, Offline, CommonJS Modules in the browser

Repo URL: https://github.com/jordwalke/one-click.js

Repo Owner: jordwalke

GitHub Stars: 312


Description: null

Repo URL: https://github.com/ember-learn/super-rentals-tutorial

Repo Owner: ember-learn

GitHub Stars: 63


Description: Toy React renderer from my React Conf 2019 talk, "Building a Custom React Renderer"

Repo URL: https://github.com/sophiebits/react-dom-mini

Repo Owner: sophiebits

GitHub Stars: 532


Description: Deliver experiences best suited to a user's device and network constraints

Repo URL: https://github.com/GoogleChromeLabs/react-adaptive-hooks

Repo Owner: GoogleChromeLabs

GitHub Stars: 4,046


Description: A utility-first CSS framework for rapid UI development.

Repo URL: https://github.com/tailwindcss/tailwindcss

Repo Owner: tailwindcss

GitHub Stars: 20,701


Description: A set of tools and libraries for stitching together modules and code in highly dynamic browser environments

Repo URL: https://github.com/ggoodman/velcro

Repo Owner: ggoodman

GitHub Stars: 81


Description: โšก๏ธSimple, Modular & Accessible UI Components for your React Applications

Repo URL: https://github.com/chakra-ui/chakra-ui

Repo Owner: chakra-ui

GitHub Stars: 5,425


Description: Gesture-driven animation on the mobile web (React Conf 2019)

Repo URL: https://github.com/aholachek/mobile-first-animation

Repo Owner: aholachek

GitHub Stars: 1,889


Description: Build performant, native and cross-platform desktop applications with native React + powerful CSS like styling.๐Ÿš€

Repo URL: https://github.com/nodegui/react-nodegui

Repo Owner: nodegui

GitHub Stars: 4,390


Description: GitHub do not ban us from open source world ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ท

Repo URL: https://github.com/1995parham/github-do-not-ban-us

Repo Owner: 1995parham

GitHub Stars: 12,121


Description: Modules to be used with Talon for hands-free input

Repo URL: https://github.com/2shea/talon_configs

Repo Owner: 2shea

GitHub Stars: 69


Description: Hermes is a small and lightweight JavaScript engine optimized for running React Native on Android.

Repo URL: https://github.com/facebook/hermes

Repo Owner: facebook

GitHub Stars: 5,127


Description: React Hooks for Firebase.

Repo URL: https://github.com/CSFrequency/react-firebase-hooks

Repo Owner: CSFrequency

GitHub Stars: 953


Description: Libraโ€™s mission is to enable a simple global currency and financial infrastructure that empowers billions of people.

Repo URL: https://github.com/libra/libra

Repo Owner: libra

GitHub Stars: 14,025


Description: ReHp

Repo URL: https://github.com/jordwalke/rehp

Repo Owner: jordwalke

GitHub Stars: 165


Description: Teleport React components in the same React tree ๐Ÿ“ก

Repo URL: https://github.com/gregberge/react-teleporter

Repo Owner: gregberge

GitHub Stars: 881


Description: TweetDeck for GitHub - Filter Issues, Activities & Notifications - Web, Mobile & Desktop

Repo URL: https://github.com/devhubapp/devhub

Repo Owner: devhubapp

GitHub Stars: 6,588


Description: โ—พ React Vertex | Hooks-based WebGL library for React

Repo URL: https://github.com/sghall/react-vertex

Repo Owner: sghall

GitHub Stars: 1,216


Description: A set of tools to track the size of your build artifacts over time.

Repo URL: https://github.com/paularmstrong/build-tracker

Repo Owner: paularmstrong

GitHub Stars: 367


Description: Demo Gatsby app for a #noSlides talk on debugging and building accessible React apps

Repo URL: https://github.com/marcysutton/empathy-driven-development

Repo Owner: marcysutton

GitHub Stars: 319


Description: ๐ŸŽจ Framework for effortlessly building Ink apps

Repo URL: https://github.com/vadimdemedes/pastel

Repo Owner: vadimdemedes

GitHub Stars: 1,173


Description: ๐Ÿญ An In-browser User Interface For JavaScript Development Workflows

Repo URL: https://github.com/alex-saunders/glicky

Repo Owner: alex-saunders

GitHub Stars: 840


Description: ๐ŸŒˆ๐Ÿ•น Refreshed Windows 95 style UI components for your React app

Repo URL: https://github.com/arturbien/React95

Repo Owner: arturbien

GitHub Stars: 3,602


Description: Design with JSX, powered by your own component library.

Repo URL: https://github.com/seek-oss/playroom

Repo Owner: seek-oss

GitHub Stars: 3,200


Description: React Loops works with React Hooks as part of the React Velcro Architecture

Repo URL: https://github.com/leebyron/react-loops

Repo Owner: leebyron

GitHub Stars: 1,106


Description: Check if a number is equal to 13.

Repo URL: https://github.com/jezen/is-thirteen

Repo Owner: jezen

GitHub Stars: 5,002

Follow the Stars (2 Part Series)

1) 36 projects starred by top JavaScript developers this week 2) Projects starred by Dan Abramov in the past year

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I find the react-adaptive-hooks to be the most useful in this list.

Had a chuckle on that is-thirteen package.