AnimatedIcons: Share

There is a nice micro-animation library at useanimations.com which contains some useful animations which are particularly well suited for animated icons. These are all free to use and downloadable at Lottie animations. For those that already use Lottie they can use these animations as-is. However using them is apps which don’t use Lottie, or in cases where…

D8 Desugaring

D8 replaced DX as the default dex compiler in Android Studio (and Android Gradle Plugin) 3.1. It runs faster than DX and produces smaller .dex files, but it’s also capable of some other nice stuff. In this post we’ll look at one of these: desugaring. We’ll explain what that is and what benefits it can…

AnimatedIcons: Mail

There is a nice micro-animation library at useanimations.com which contains some useful animations which are particularly well suited for animated icons. These are all free to use and downloadable at Lottie animations. For those that already use Lottie they can use these animations as-is. However using them is apps which don’t use Lottie, or in cases where…

AnimatedIcons: Archive

There is a nice micro-animation library at useanimations.com which contains some useful animations which are particularly well suited for animated icons. These are all free to use and downloadable at Lottie animations. For those that already use Lottie they can use these animations as-is. However using them is apps which don’t use Lottie, or in cases where…

Connectivity

I am a firm believer that everything that we do as app developers should be focused on UX – what the user experiences when using our app. While things like adding analytics gathering may not seem to be UX-related, but insights in to how users are actually using our apps and understanding the churn areas…