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Kotlin

Google Now Prefers Kotlin For Android App Development

Google has recently announced that they now prefer Kotlin as the preferred language for Android App development. According to a Google blogpost: “Android development will become increasingly Kotlin-first,” “Many new Jetpack APIs and features will be offered first in Kotlin....
App Marketing Strategies

11 Powerful App Marketing Strategies To Drive Installs

What is Mobile App Marketing? Mobile app marketing is the practice of spreading awareness of a mobile application, acquiring users and maintaining retention throughout a user journey. The aim of mobile app marketing is to target the ideal users for...
Android Jetpack

Android Jetpack Development Toolkit Updated, Adds 11 New Libraries

Google has released an update to the Android Jetpack development toolkit and adds a total of 11 new libraries with the addition of a companion toolkit to help in creating UIs easier for app developers. The update adds new libraries...
Java 13

JDK 13 Official List Of Features, Here’s What’s Coming To Java 13

Java 13 is expected to be available later this year, and according to official development, Java 13 will include improvements to garbage collection and application class-data sharing. We’re only a few months away from the planned release of JDK 13...
app analytic tools

The Most Powerful Mobile App Analytic Tools & Which to Use

The app market is rapidly becoming a crowded and competitive landscape. With attention spans shrinking all the time, it’s harder than ever to get users to engage with your mobile app. The best way to increase retention is to first...

Mobile App Spending Across iOS And Google Play To Reach $156B by 2023

According to a new report from app store intelligence firm Sensor Tower, mobile app spending across both iOS apps and Google Play will grow by 120% and will reach a whopping $156 billion dollars in revenue worldwide by 2023. The...
Google Flutter

Google Flutter Now Allows You To Develop Both Web And Mobile Apps

Google has recently expanded their open source UI framework, Flutter. App developers can now use Flutter to build web apps, along with desktop and embedded devices using just a single code base. According to Google: “This is potentially quite a...
Google Dagger

Dagger – A New Dependency Injection for JAVA And Android

If we were to simply put the core principle of why Dagger was made, it would be | Classes should not instantiate their dependencies What do we mean by that? Given that your ViewModel/Presenter needs access to a database, this...
Angular

Angular 8 Release Candidate Now Available, Here’s What’s New

The release candidate for Angular 8 is finally here, after a bunch of beta releases we now have the last and final beta  Angular 8. The release candidate brings along a bunch of improvements and enhanced router capabilities. Here’s what’s...
Chooch AI

New Visual AI SDK For Mobile Apps Launched

Developed by Chooch AI, their new mobile software development kit (SDK) for Chooch IC2 beta will provide enterprise-grade trainable facial and object identification feature available for app developers. Chooch is currently used within a wide range of applications on various...
Android Studio

Google Android Studio 3.4 Now Available, Here’s What’s New

Google has recently released an update to their integrated development environment for building Android apps with a bunch of new improvements. Considering Android studio 3.3 brought in more than 200 bug fixes, the Android Studio 3.4 rather seems small in...