Using Gravatar and Angular Animations in a NativeScript App


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I’m always a fan of applications that add flair in the right places. An easy way to do this is to add a profile picture to your login screen. Using the free API, Gravatar, we can take email addresses and convert them into global profile pictures.

Take the following for example:

In the above example we can load profile pictures on the fly and even present them with a nice little animation. The animations are made possible through the Angular animations components.

A full tutorial, with video, on how to do this can be found here:

Hope you enjoy it!

Best,