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Deep Dive Into Android State Restoration

by Cyril Mottier

Published September 22, 2014 in Programming

Learn about how Android saves state in general in order to be able to restore an application in the exact same state the process was prior being killed because of a low memory condition or a configuration change. In this talk we mainly focus on the Parcelable and Parcel objects and how Android uses them to save/restore some important stateful information such as the complete UI state.