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Scope Storage Myths
No, you don’t have to use SAF
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In this post I want to focus on practices that get more velocity out of the codebase.
The Nearby Connections API allows your users to connect with each other even when no internet is available. The API uses Bluetooth and other technologies that allow for close range peer-to-peer communication, usually within 100 meters.
In WorkManager 2.5, we made it easier for multi-process apps to reach out to a specific WorkManager instance running in a designated process.
Since we launched the Android App Bundle in May 2018, we’ve seen our developer community embrace this new standard to benefit from streamlined releases and advanced distribution features. 
Libraries and useful resources
Lightweight library to tweak the fling behaviour in Android. This library is only compatible with Jetpack-Compose.
Videos/Podcasts
When migrating to Compose, it's likely that you won't be converting all of your app in one go. To help with your migration, check out the AbstractComposeView, allowing you to use Composables in the form of an Android Custom View directly inside of existing Android layouts.
Class of the week
Contains usage statistics for an app package for a specific time range.
Beyond Android
Today, we're launching a technical preview of GitHub Copilot, a new AI pair programmer that helps you write better code.