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Advanced Scrolling Techniques on Android

by Cyril Mottier

Published October 30, 2015 in Programming

Scrolling is one of the most important gesture on mobile platforms. Indeed, it easily allows you to access a fairly large amount of content just by swiping your fingers on screen. In order to implement such gestures, the Android SDK comes with a bunch of scrolling containers: View, ListView, RecyclerView, ScrollView, etc. While using these components independently is relatively simple, it starts getting complicated when nesting them… In this session you will get a complete overview of how Android deals with scrolling in general and how to master the scrolling mechanism to create compelling mobile user experience.