Blog posts

Where I have been and what have I been upto?

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Nikhil Asrani on Feb 11 2019

Hello Internet folks 👋. This is my first in what I hope would be a series of Medium blogs. I have recently gotten addicted to these blogs showing great DIY programming implementations and ones exploring relatable life experiences and advice and I figured I could attempt to give back in the same way (and build an online presence at the same time).

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An App that lets you decide where to eat on a whim

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Nikhil Asrani on May 8 2019

I've been learning a lot of React Native lately and I thought I could put that to good use by creating a fun little app. I've decided to call the app 'Thinder'. The word Thinder comes from the Kannada word 'Thindi' or 'ತಿಂಡಿ' meaning dish or snack and it is a play on the word Tinder because I'm using my own implementation of their swipable cards UX.

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Portfolio v2.0 with React and Gatsby (with in-site blog functionality!)

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Nikhil Asrani on Feb 27 2019

The first portfolio I made was made following some basic HTML and CSS tutorials. It did look good but the problem was that it was very simple, something that everyone could make. I had now reached a skill-level in React where I feel like I could utilise some creativity and put in some personalised effort into my site.

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