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  • Using Kotlin in Production: Wins, Losses, and Lessons Learned

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    It’s been awhile since Google announced Kotlin as a first-class citizen in the Android world. Immediately after that announcement, my team began a new project completely based on Kotlin. To be clear: this wasn’t a pet or internal project, a demo, or a test; it was a new module for an existing live application...

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  • Innovating Android Development: An Introduction to Conductor

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    The Conductor library daily grows in popularity. Unfortunately, however, there’s not a lot of guidance available on the web about using the library, and official sources give only examples. With that in mind, this blog is intended as an introductory course on using Conductor, helping you capitalize...

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  • Runtime Permissions in Android: The What, Why, and How

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    Frequently, when we install an Android application on our devices, we see an enormous number of permission requests. For example: It’s great if you are dealing with an application from a famous and well-known developer whom you can trust. But imagine that you want to install a music player that...

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  • Painless Travis CI/CD for Android Project

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    Modern software development is far more “user”-friendly to developers than it used to be. GitHub, Heroku, and the huge Fabric family of tools make code review easy, deploy painless, and health monitoring pleasant. And when it comes to...

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  • Netvest Puts a Stable of Expert Investors in Your Pocket

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    Have you ever wondered how successful investors choose individual stocks? What’s the thought process that goes into their decision? What do they look for when adding to their portfolio? How do they know when it’s time to sell? Netvest is a new mobile app for...

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