Android Snacks
Episode 30 - 25/2/18

Episode 30 - 25/2/18

February 25, 2018

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Blog Posts

  • Pro Android Studio - Code navigation by Jeroen Mols
  • Fragment Transitions by Chris Banes
  • Build awesome animations with 7 lines of code using ConstraintLayout by Leonardo Pirro

Tools and Libraries

  • Prefekt by Mark Allison
  • ARCore 1.0
  • Android Studio 3.1 Beta 4
  • Android Studio 3.2 Canary 4

Other Stuff

  • Kotlin Notes for Professionals
  • Android Notes for Professionals
  • Episode 87: ARrrrrrrr by Android Developers Backstage
  • 114: All About CI & CD on App Center w/Patrick Nikoletich by Fragmented Podcast
  • Anita Singh: Flying Solo with Android Development by Android Dialogs

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Episode 29 - 18/2/18

Episode 29 - 18/2/18

February 18, 2018

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Blog Posts

  • Kotlin + buildSrc for Better Gradle Dependency Management by Sam Edwards
  • Best Practices for Unit Testing in Kotlin by Phillip Hauer
  • ViewModels under the hood by Dario Mungoi

Tools and Libraries

  • QuickPermissions
  • SimpleChangelog
  • Room 1.1.0-alpha2
  • Android Studio 3.1 Beta 3
  • Android Studio 3.2 Canary 3
  • Android Studio Emulator 27.1.10 Canary

Other Stuff

  • LearnDagger (A big list of Dagger 2 learning resources)
  • Android Bad Advice AMA
  • 113: Chatting with Pinterest’s Christina Lee by Fragmented Podcast
  • Pierre-Yves Ricau: Dagger Builder Summary (5 of 5) by Android Dialogs

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Episode 28 - 11/2/18

Episode 28 - 11/2/18

February 11, 2018

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Blog Posts

  • Exploring KTX for Android by Joe Birch
  • It’s time to ditch Loaders in Android by Daniel Novak
  • Why starting a new Android project with Java is a bad idea by Juhani Lehtimäki

Tools and Libraries

  • Android KTX
  • Charles
  • ConstraintLayout 1.1.0 beta 5
  • Android Studio 3.1 Beta 2
  • Android Studio Emulator 27.1.7

Other Stuff

  • Fragments removed from next version of Android
  • Dagger AMA
  • 112: Effective Java v3 – Item #9 – Prefer try with resources to try finally by Fragmented Podcast
  • Pierre-Yves Ricau: Dagger Static Provider (4 of 5) by Android Dialogs

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Episode 27 - 4/2/2018

Episode 27 - 4/2/2018

February 4, 2018

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Blog Posts

  • Engineering Smart && Building Dumb: Building an Android Thin-Client at OkCupid by Brandon John-Freso
  • Setting up Android projects on Bitrise CI by Joe Birch
  • Custom attributes using BindingAdapters in Kotlin by Fabio Collini

Tools and Libraries

  • Android Studio 3.2 Canary 1
  • Android Goldfinger
  • Android Studio 3.1 Beta 1
  • Lottie 2.5.0-rc1
  • Kotlin 1.2.30 EAP

Other Stuff

  • 111: Effective Java v3 – Item #5 – Prefer Dependency Injection to Hardwiring Resources by Fragmented Podcast
  • Pierre-Yves Ricau: Set Dagger Component (3 of 5) by Android Dialogs

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Episode 26 - 28/1/18

Episode 26 - 28/1/18

January 28, 2018

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Blog Posts

  • Experimenting with Nested Scrolling by Alex Lockwood
  • Android Strings XML Tips & Tricks by Karol Wrótniak
  • Tool Time – Part 2 by Mark Allison

Talks

  • It's a Kotlin, Kotlin, Kotlin World by Jake Wharton
  • Architecture Components by Yigit Boyar
  • What Mom Never Told You About Multi-Threading (Mobile) by Fernando Cejas

Tools and Libraries

  • Gradle 4.5
  • Architecture Components
  • Android Wear 2.2.0

Other Stuff

  • 110: BuddyBuild and CI/CD services by Fragmented Podcast
  • Episode 86: It's gr8! By Android Developers Backstage
  • Pierre-Yves Ricau: Dagger Builder (2 of 5) by Android Dialogs
  • Google IO 2018

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Episode 25 - 21/1/18

Episode 25 - 21/1/18

January 21, 2018

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Blog Posts

  • Reading ProGuard’s Outputs by Jeb Stuart
  • Getting a Grip on GraphQL by Annyce Davis
  • 25 new Android libraries and projects to check at the beginning of 2018 by Michal Bialas
  • Kotlin generic variance modifiers by Marcin Moskala

Tools and Libraries

  • Arrow
  • Kotlin 1.2.20

Other Stuff

  • 109: Learning Kotlin – Sequences the new Iterables by Fragmented Podcast
  • Pierre-Yves Ricau: Dagger Singleton (1 of 5) by Android Dialogs
  • Episode 15: 2017 in Retrospective by The Context

Find out about future Android conferences here

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Episode 24 - 14/1/2018

Episode 24 - 14/1/2018

January 14, 2018

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Blog Posts

  • Using Android Fragments in 2018 by Daniel Novak
  • Mastering Shadows in Android by Mert Şimşek
  • Catching Up on CatchUp: API Quirks by Zac Sweers

Tools and Libraries

  • Android Indefinite Pager Indicator by Ryan Brooks
  • Android Studio 3.1 Canary 8
  • Android Documentation now including Kotlin

Other Stuff

  • 108: State of React Native for Android with Ryan Salva by Fragmented Podcast
  • Hadi Hariri: Developer Advocacy + Kotlin by Android Dialogs

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Episode 23

Episode 23

December 10, 2017

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Blog Posts

  • Lessons from my first multiplatform Kotlin project by Marcin Moskala
  • New Android vulnerability allows attackers to modify apps without affecting their signatures by Guard Square
  • The Android Lifecycle cheat sheet — part I: Single Activities by Jose Alcérreca
  • The Android Lifecycle cheat sheet — part II: Multiple Activities by Jose Alcérreca
  • The Android Lifecycle cheat sheet — part III:  Fragments by Jose Alcérreca

Talks

  • Google Developer Days India
  • Droidcon SF

Tools and Libraries

  • Welcoming Android 8.1 Oreo and Android Oreo (Go edition)
  • Gradle 4.4

Other Stuff

  • Kotlin Team AMA: Ask Us Anything
  • Moyinoluwa Adeyemi: Mobile Vision API by Android Dialogs
  • 105: Jake Wharton on the Android Kotlin Guides by Fragmented Podcast

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Episode 22

Episode 22

December 3, 2017

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Blog Posts

  • Representing View State with Kotlin Data Classes by Craig Russell
  • Android Camera Library Comparison by Jason Pribble
  • Multi-Threading Like a Boss in Android With RxJava 2 by Aritra Roy

Talks

  • Building a layout from Scratch using ConstraintLayout by Rebecca Franks

Tools And Libraries

  • avdo by Alex Lockwood
  • Android 8.1 final preview
  • Kotlin 1.2
  • Android Things Developer Preview 6

Other Stuff

  • Episode 84: Instant Apps by Android Developers Backstage
  • 104: Conversations with GNOME/Mono/Xamarin creator Miguel and VS App Center PM Simina by Fragmented Podcast
  • Andrea Falcone: Fastlane by Android Dialogs
  • Dan Kim: Getting to 100% Kotlin by Android Dialogs
Episode 21

Episode 21

November 26, 2017

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Blog Posts

  • The Art of Android DevOps by Ian Rumac
  • Our Top Nine Learnings from Migrating from RxJava 1 to RxJava 2 by Roman Zavarnitsyn
  • Moving Past GoogleApiClient by Sam Stern
  • Kotlin: Contexts & SharedPreferences by Mark Allison

Talks

  • Building Libraries for Kotlin by Eric Maxwell

Tools and Libraries

  • Spritz

    • Blog Post

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