In this video you’ll learn how to do (background) geolocation in React Native. These are the parts I’ll show:

  • The 2 libraries available
  • How to get started with my preferred choice
  • How to rewrite example into functional component (hook)
  • How to implement location tracking, history and distance
  • How to work with the simulator to simulate movement using an existing app I built

Links to resources:

Library 1:
Library 2:

Gist to hook:

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Get started with Background Geolocation in React Native
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