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Android Manifest Basics

Hey, want to talk about some of the manifest details. Especially Manifest merger, even though we have many manifests : each library has a manifest, even your app can have multiple manifests (one base and others for flavors/build types). But in the end there’s just one left. And just like during git merge, there could be conflicts in the way, let’s look at the most common that I’ve faced so far and how to fix them

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Android ADB Basics

Android ABD Basics
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Hey there! We all use Android Debug Bridge daily without concerning that we use it. Primarily because Android Studio does all the job for us, we don’t need to run any console commands. Installing apps, debugging, perfomance profilling – all is done through Android Studio interface, but at some point earlier or later you need to learn some adb commands, they will make your development process way easier and faster. Let’s make our development better with those Android ADB basics

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Android Gradle Basics

Android Gradle Basics

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Hi, today we’re going to talk about the tool that we use every day, but might not get into details of what it is and how it works. We’re going to talk about what Gradle, basics of syntax and DSL. Let’s get started!

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Android App Shortcuts

android app shortcuts

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Hey there! There’s still not too many 7,1 Android versions, but let’s make something that could have a great use in future, app shortcuts. The API is extremely easy, takes just few minutes to implement it in your app. I bet you can do it faster than reading this post. I’m not kidding. Let’s get started then!

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Android App Linking

Android App Linking

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What’s up guys, today we’ll improve sharing experience with Android App Linking. Let’s say we have the whole package – web, mobile apps. You want to share content from your app, what do you do? Get the link to this content to access from website. But when other person clicks on it will be opened on website, even if he has an app. We’ll make it open links in apps if they installed. Let’s get started!

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Android Context

Android Context
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Hey, you have been using Android Context since the first day. It’s never been an issue and that’s why getting deep into this might not been a necessity. But at some point you starting to feel more confident in Android and can ask questions for gaps that you have. If so, and you want learn more about Context purpose, then let’s get started!

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