KTX: Views

KTX is a series of Kotlin extension functions for Android that first appeared in February 2018. They can simplify many repetitive tasks or those which require boilerplate code. However, they are not always easy to discover. I find it useful to periodically scan through the list here. I find this a good way of discovering…

Kotlin: Serialization – Update

Last week I published an article covering the kotlinx.serialisation library and how it had the potential to overcome the issue of Kotlin object serialization using Java Serialization not correctly handling the object singleton implementation which under-pins Kotlin objects. However, at the time I wrote that article, Kotlin sealed class hierarchies were not supported by kotlinx.serialisation,…