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This Week in Mobile: Choose Your Conferences!

Among all the links we have this week, there's an extensive list of all the conferences for mobile development that are happening this year.

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As you plan out your year as a developer, you’ll want to check out some conferences to attend. This Complete List of iOS and Android Conferences is a good place to start.


Unit testing in Android doesn’t have to be an ordeal. Testing Android UI With Pleasure breaks down the testing processing using Espresso. 

Some nice tips for bringing your app’s interface to the next level in Polishing UI: Android StateListAnimator

Introduced in RxJava 2 as a way of dealing with back pressure from observables with large amounts of data Flowables: What, When and How to Use It.

Learn how to do some neat tricks with some knowledge of scrolling APIs in Experimenting with Nested Scrolling

Some projects to check out: 

  • MusicVisualization: Some music visualization demos for Android.
  • Paper: A fast NoSQL-like storage for Java/Kotlin objects on Android with automatic schema migration support.
  • material-dialogs: A beautiful, fluid and customizable dialogs API.


Top-down iOS Error Architecture presents a solution towards less disruptive error handling for iOS apps. 

Building frameworks can be a tough business, but this little tip in Simplifying Swift Framework Development will go some way to making things better. 

Parallel Programming with Swift: Operations looks at how you can have an alternative to GCD, although there are lots of pitfalls and complications if you do use them. 

Some projects to check out: 


It’s a delicate and difficult thing, but here are some tips on How to Balance Vision & Management.  

Here are some Design Critique Lessons From Studying Facebook Designers. There are some great tips in here that help build a quality feedback process for design.

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