To hell with adapters, with Smart Adapters

What I have dreaded for ages in Android was having to deal with Adapters in my ListViews. The code is always boring and pretty much the same all the time, and whenever it feels different, it means that the cells are getting too complicated... the adapter's LOC grow more and…

Bye-hoo

Today is my last day at Yahoo. These months have been really fun; I've learned a lot and got to meet very cool people along the way! I wish you guys the best in your new adventures too! I will throw some pictures for nostalgia's sake ­čśé…

Localio enters 0.1.x family

I had to push a new update to Localio a few days ago, and it was one with breaking changes. The version number left the 0.0.x era, and now welcomes the 0.1.x family. The offender was Google Drive: Google announced a while ago that its Documents…

SmartLocation and its new API

I released the 3.x series of SmartLocation some time ago but I wanted to talk a bit about the API changes. I really wanted it to have a fluid API and be even easier to set up. The 1.x series relied on some local broadcasting of intents, and…

Robolectric tests running in Android Studio

This article describes old stuff. The support for testing in Android Studio is now good enough and this stuff probably doesn't work anymore Been playing a lot with testing lately, but one thing that bothered me a lot was the shitty hacks one has to do for being able to…