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Developers only: Google’s hosting an AMA on Android P APIs, Jetpack, Kotlin, Treble, and more

Google released the third beta version of Android P (Developer Preview 4) last week. It brought new animations, icons, and many little changes to the overall user interface. Android P's engineering team has decided to host an AMA (Ask Me Anything) on Reddit next week. This AMA is only for developers and technical questions. General inquiry questions...

Android Jetpack is a set of Android components designed with Kotlin in mind, available with Android Studio 3.2

Google's annual I/O developer conference is where the company unveils their latest tools and features for Android developers, and this year is no exception. Today, the company announced Android Jetpack, a set of components to accelerate app development. Jetpack is designed with Kotlin in mind to help you simplify your code. The latest Android Studio...

Android KTX is a set of extensions to help developers write cleaner Kotlin code

Back in May of 2017 Google announced a new update to Android Studio Canary 1 for Android developers. The headline feature of this new version of Google's IDE was the addition of first-class support of the Kotlin programming language. As developers have begun experimenting with using Kotlin to write their Android applications, many are seeing...

A Summary of Google’s 101 Announcements at I/O 2017

The most anticipated event of the year for Android developers and Google fans is officially over. During the I/O 2017, Google announced many new features and improvements that should make their projects even better. Emily Wood, Google's Manager of Global Communication and Public Affairs, published a blog post with all 101 announcements that took place in...

Google Introduces Support for Kotlin Programming Language, Shipping with Android Studio 3.0

Google I/O 2017 keeps on giving, and Android developers are being offered new and better ways to create excellent experiences for mobile. A big announcement today was the introduction of first-class Kotlin support, a well-regarded programming language that's able to power Android apps, and that is now shipping in Android Studio. Kotlin being officially supported by...
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