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Why you should switch to Android ConstraintLayout

Android ConstraintLayout

Hey there, today we’re going to look at Android ConstraintLayout. It was introduced in Android Studio 2.2 and if I got it right, you can use design-only mode (no XML) involved to build beautiful responsive layouts. And that’s what we’re gonna find out today: is it easier, faster to build apps with ConstraintLayout. And what’s by no means less important – does it perform better?

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Android Studio Gradle Plugin pt 2

android default view attributes

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In previous post we created a basic Gradle plugin. And I realized that it’s easier just to write them in Android Studio, right in the modules build.gradle. And then you can move it to standalone project to build and release. What we’re going to do now is make all views to have a default wrap_content attribute.

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