Tools

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For years Android developers have been limited to Java 6 features. While RetroLambda or the experimental Jack toolchain would help, proper support from Googl...

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Upgrading to Android studio 3.0 territory will make building multi-module projects a lot faster, but it also means a breaking Gradle plugin API change unfort...

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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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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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My previous blog post described how to set up your own private Maven repository with Artifactory in 30 minutes. This second and final part will make things m...