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Android Developers Blog: Final update to Android 7.1 Developer Preview
Few days ago, Google started rolling out an update to the Android 7.1 Developer Preview -- the last before they release the final Android 7.1.1 platform to the ecosystem.
Making PNG optimization part of your app’s diet
Combining Gradle and pngquant to automatically keep your png files optimized.
Kotlin 1.1-M03 is here!
We are pleased to announce the third milestone of the upcoming Kotlin 1.1.
Google Play services and Firebase for Android will support API level 14 at minimum
Gingerbread is no longer supported by the latest Google Play Services update!
The CommonsBlog — Consuming Content? Be Flexible!
Mark Murphy's CommonsBlog
Provide Funky cuts on image (The Perfect Header for Profile UI).
With Arc Layout explore new styles and approaches on material design.
Image & GIF Keyboards and Text Editors on Android - YouTube
Stickers, GIFs and other rich content are available through soft keyboards in Android 7.1 and also in revision 25.0.0 of the v13 Support Library.
Garbage Collection (Android) vs Reference Counting (iOS)
In this mini-Fragment episode, Kaushik talks about the process of Garbage collection and how it compares to Reference counting (which is the equivalent process in iOS).
Class of the week
Class intended to support snapping for a RecyclerView.
Newsletter content curated by Zeljko from Infinum Android Team.