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Designing future-proof Android applications

Designing future-proof Android applications

Delivered at the Intel Developer Zone Android Codefest, 2013.

Pratul Kalia

October 26, 2013
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  1. A N D R O I D A P P

    S D E S I G N I N G F U T U R E - P R O O F I D Z A N D R O I D C O D E F E S T, 2 0 1 3
  2. T H AT ’ S O N E T O

    O M A N Y ! • Smartphones aren’t a novelty anymore • There are too many apps • There are too many developers!
  3. — T H AT G U Y W E A

    L L K N O W “It’s not just what it looks like and feels like. Design is how it works.”
  4. S O N O W W H AT ? •

    Solve an actual problem • Don’t follow the herd • Think out of the box • Think inside the box
  5. Time for some examples!

  6. W H AT S A P P & FA C

    E B O O K M E S S E N G E R Don’t ask the user to repeat, if it is your application’s mistake.
  7. A W E AT H E R A P P

    The obvious way is not the only way.
  8. M E S S A G I N G (

    S T O C K A N D R O I D ) The obvious way is sometimes the correct way.
  9. Pratul Kalia @lut4rp uncommon www.uncommon.is Thank you!