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GitHub All of the Things: Android Edition

GitHub All of the Things: Android Edition

Kevin Sawicki and Matt Graham share 5 things they learned during the process of building the GitHub Android App at MobiDevDays 2013 at Cobo Hall in Detroit, MI

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Matt Graham

May 04, 2013
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  1. take a second
    look at Android
    #1

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  2. embrace the
    challenges
    #2

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  3. have rainy
    day apps
    #3

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  4. learn new things

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  5. work on something
    that doesn’t maer

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  6. fail when it
    maers less

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  7. prepare yourself

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  8. open sourcing
    is worth it
    #4

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  9. 100,000
    GitHub Android App

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  10. 2,150
    GitHub Android App

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  11. 750
    GitHub Android App

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  12. 100
    GitHub Android App

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  13. 35
    GitHub Android App

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  14. 17
    GitHub Android App

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  15. “production” examples

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  16. how did they do that?

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  17. promote great projects
     

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  18. review more oen

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  19. release more oen

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  20. don’t get overwhelmed
     

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  21. the world needs
    more mobile libraries
    #5

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  22. nothing is perfect

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  23. build momentum

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  24. ship earlier

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  25. ship oener

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  26. make it easier on
    your future self

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  27. Android Bootstrap

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