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is data.js creating an object?
What is being done in Data.js? I know it returns the feteched data from the api side, but I am confused. is it making an object out of the data or is it creating a function callled api?
The Data.js file is exporting the Data (Class) object. It will be used in Context.js (can wait or preview the completed files)
It's a helper Class (much like a helper function).
You can check out this post on Stack for some more info as well and how it's used in the wild: