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Udacity Android 3: Lifecycles, Preferences

LifeCycles This section is mostly about AsyncTask and SavedInstancedState. Things most devs would encounter naturally. However, I did learn about the AsyncTaskLoader. This is particularly useful for things like network calls, if the user rotates the device or switches to a different app while an AsyncTask is running, the Loader makes sure Read more…

By Jacques Smuts, ago
Udacity

Udacity Android Learnings

I’m doing this Android course. I did a Coursera course on Android development 2 years ago and figured out most of the rest on my own and via the official documentation, but I thought it might be a good idea to go through an official Google course from scratch and Read more…

By Jacques Smuts, ago