A complete implementation guide to creating a React.js app styled with Material UI that integrates with a Weaviate dataset

Introduction

In this article, we will be using React hooks to build our React app, style it with Material UI and learn how to integrate it with Weaviate neural search. This article will go through the steps of starting a React.js app from scratch, building the UI necessary to interact with Weaviate, and display results in the app’s interface.

But before we get into it, let me give you a brief introduction about what Weaviate is and some of its use cases.

What is Weaviate?

Weaviate is a cloud-native, modular, real-time vector search engine. It is extremely powerful and it makes a lot easier…


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Becoming a software developer is not an easy task. Typically, there are 3 ways you can become one.

  1. Going to college for a Computer Science degree or similar.
  2. Going to a coding bootcamp.
  3. Taking the self-taught route.

Today, I want to share how I became a self-taught software developer in 7 months. From not knowing anything about coding to landing my first job as a frontend engineer. And if I did it, well, you can too.

Let me take a step back and give you some context so you can relate to it a little better. I graduated from college…

Henrique Pereira

I'm a self-taught software developer. Other than coding, I enjoy networking with like minded people, traveling, exercising, playing tennis, trying new things.

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