Issue #607

January 28th, 2024
Articles & Tutorials
Arda Kazancı shows how to create an interactive and visually appealing menu structure using Jetpack Compose.
Get to the root cause of crashes faster with a detailed user session timeline view. Check out our short video to see how Android engineers can recreate every single user journey for every crash with exceptional detail.
Bill Tsapalos experiments with implementing a UI effect found in the Netflix Android app, using Jetpack Compose.
Tom Colvin prises open some common coroutine patterns and marvels at the clockwork behind.
Sergei Mikhailovskii built a Kotlin Multiplatform library for in-app reviews that works on both Android and iOS.
With the Compose January ‘24 Bill of Materials, Google has released version 1.6 of Jetpack Compose with an additional ~20% improvement in scroll performance and ~12% improvement to startup time in benchmarks.
Josias Sena shows how Dynamic app icons can make your app stand out to engage users and sprinkle in some personal flair.
Gustavo Fão Valvassori shares how Compose for Web handles events, how to use them, and how to use effects to handle more complex events.
Thomas Künneth analyzes a couple of puzzling behaviors he's found in Jetpack Compose.
Romain Guy shares a technique for optimizing cubic bezier curve easing, now used in Jetpack Compose.
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Libraries & Code
Kotlin Multiplatform implementation of in-app review
Gemini Android demonstrates Google's Generative AI on Android with Stream Chat SDK for Compose.
Videos & Podcasts
Nate Ebel creates projects using two tools and then explores the generated code to understand the default Ktor project structure provided by the project creation tools.
Using app ads in the EU comes with new restrictions, and Stevdza-San takes a look at what it means for developers.
puf discusses updates to Firestore, including support for multiple databases & the use sum/average in Node.JS Cloud Functions, index scans in Key Visualizer being now generally available as well, and much more!
Philipp Lackner shows how to implement Firebase Push Notifications on Android (FCM+Backend).
Dave Leeds examines try-catch vs runCatching(), the results of the polls, and the assessment of the trade-offs involved when choosing between them.
This video covers Gemini Pro, Google AI SDK, Google AI Studio, Cast, Rust, and more.
Arnaud Giuliani presents Koin dependency injection APIs for Jetpack Compose & Compose Multiplatform.