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Code coverage is an awesome way to motivate you and your team to write more tests. But did you know that simply enabling it slows down your build significant...

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As die hard Android developers, copyright notices are usually not on top of our priority list. Yet large corporations always insist to add a copyright header...

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Cycling is all about exploring: visiting new places and making existing routes more fun with better streets. So there must be an app that allows to plan your...

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At Droidcon Berlin 2016 I had a great time talking about testing using the Mockito framework. While the talk wasn’t recorded unfortunately, the great folks a...

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Having founded the entire Droidcon franchise in 2009, Droidcon Berlin is a magical conference to be at. Not only do they have an awesome lineup of speakers (...

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As green field projects are a rare breed, chances are that you’ve inherited a legacy code base. If you’re as lucky as me, that code base has over 65k methods...

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A conference about our favorite Green little robots? In sunny Italy? With great food and a party? Yeah, I can image how you must feel in case you missed it… ...

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Do you remember the last time you had to dig into strings.xml to find the right String to use? Or that you manually had to go over all drawables to find the ...

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As my previous blogposts already covered how to set up a private Maven repository, you might wonder “Why again a Maven blogpost?”. Well that’s a fair questio...

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Finally found the time to write my year in review. #insomnia