Every few years I upgrade my personal device to the next Android phone in the market. Since I do not want to just throw the last device out, I usually keep them around.
Have you ever wanted to emphasize some console log output with colors? Well, I thought I never would have needed to, but while tinkering with some side project, I found a trick to colorize my console log output.
As an Android Engineer, I have to sign Android apps whenever making a public release. The steps are quite simple and well documented on the official website.
Kotlin Synthetics for Views is deprecated! You can read about it here. That means if you have been using them in your project then you need to replace them with a more recommended approach i.
Once in a while I notice space occupied in my dev machine to be considerable. Since I am an Android Engineer, I mostly work with Gradle build tool.
Writing documentation is part of almost all developer jobs. Although writing code is the primary focus for any developer, the core understanding/reasoning of the implementation can only be captured in a well-written human-readable documentation.
I have been contributing to the tutorials/infographics/podcasts at Kodeco.com (formerly known as Raywenderlich.com) since 2018. I joined them initially as an Author on the Android team, but since then have now jumped into different roles such as being a Technical Editor, a Final Pass Editor, Co-Host for a season of Kodeco Podcast.