Jul 25, 2016
A few solutions for easily executing Android animations
Aug 1, 2016
Our top tips for developing Android (& Amazon Fire) TV apps.
Sep 27, 2016
Notifications must be utilised with wisdom and cunning. Here’s how to do it on Android
Oct 17, 2016
Some hints and tips for working with Layer — the messaging service provider.
Jun 9, 2017
A few snippets from Espresso — the automated testing framework for Android
Jun 23, 2017
All about the new programming language — Kotlin. It’s features, strengths, and weaknesses.
Jul 2, 2018
Using Android Architecture Components to provide an observable interface to our connectivity status.
Sep 12, 2018
We explored using Google Maps to create a map with selectable markers that cluster together.
Oct 16, 2018
We recently set out to automatically deploy an apk to the PlayStore to speed up our distribution process.
Feb 4, 2019
How to structure your data to handle different address formats from around the world.
Mar 4, 2019
Why we re-launched our dashboard on Android TV
May 2, 2019
What is threading? Why is it important for Android? And where does Kotlin fit in?
Jun 24, 2019
Why we write tests and how we go about them
Jul 15, 2019
We explore Google’s answer to the complexity of the camera APIs
Aug 5, 2019
Updating our deployment scripts to use Android App Bundles
Sep 3, 2019
We set out to start deploying apps to internal app sharing within our CI system.
Oct 8, 2019
What is it and why have we adopted it?
Apr 9, 2020
Educating Android users can be subtle by using motion
May 11, 2020
Using the new and improved AnimatedVectorDrawable to pause and seek your animations.
The state of Android Camera: Tap to Focus
Mobile app developer, focusing on Android. Working at Brightec (www.brightec.co.uk). Links: www.github.com/alistairsykes www.twitter.com/SykesAlistair
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