Jason Robinson

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6 10, 2015

How To Use RxJava As An Event Bus

By |2018-10-01T18:02:37+00:00October 6th, 2015|Android, Coding & Development|

RxJava has many uses, especially for applications requiring any amount of asynchronous operations. If you do not have experience with RxJava (or any of its sister implementations), I recommend checking it out and seeing if it can help improve your applications. I will not be covering the basics of RxJava in this blog, so a [...]

27 08, 2014

How to Import the Official Android Code Style

By |2018-10-01T18:41:38+00:00August 27th, 2014|Android, Coding & Development, Design & Strategy|

Importing the Official Android Code Style to Android Studio/IntelliJDownload AndroidStyle.xml from the Android platform_development repository. a. You might think you can just click the link above and Save As…, but you’re wrong. Click the link, then choose the “Raw” display option.Save it to ~/Library/Preferences/AndroidStudioBeta/codestyles. Hidden files and folders will need to be visible to do [...]

26 08, 2014

Gradle

By |2018-10-01T18:57:27+00:00August 26th, 2014|Coding & Development|

Why Gradle?At Google I/O 2013, Google introduced Android Studio, and with that, a push for developers to adopt Gradle. Gradle is a build tool similar to Maven and Ant with one important distinction: I actually understand it. Gradle utilizes build files written in Groovy, which syntactically is very similar to Java. Compared to Maven, our [...]