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Mattias Isegran Bergander
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So Bill was all like...  let's help the wife out...

For the uninitiated:
POTUS = President Of The United States
FLOTUS = First Lady Of The United States (President's wife)
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Automatic translation of App's promo text... So much this. Just had this problem at work with Swedish myself. "... route tool..." translated to the equivalent of "...rotten tool"...
So on the topic of translating your Play Store listing: the promo text is auto translated if you don't localise it yourself, which often leads to funny app descriptions. In this case the translation of "no root requires" yields  "no carrot required" in Dutch. 

Depending on de weirdness of the auto translation it might be worthwhile to add translations to your store listing yourself.

My personal preference would be if the Play Store would either auto translate everything or nothing at all. There's a toggle for translating the main description and it would make sense to only translate the promo text if that option is selected as well.
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Material design in combination with Android 5+ APIs for shared element transitions etc (4.4 stuff was nice too) makes it way too much fun to program and experiment with app animations... Even for a non-designer. The hard part is cutting it down to mostly useful animations and balance the ones for delight. The best technical trick though? Easy and simple, increase the animation times and watch it in slow motion. You will discover stuff.

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Maybe. It's easy to get stuck solving/exploring non-essential(?) things. Though there is that "delight" feel which is [no reference needed?] especially obvious/important/selling point now in the beginning.
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Todays android dev tip:

Drawables are cached and if you tint (#setColorFilter) one drawable all instances, including future and past ones, fetched or referenced by resource id in a layout will be tinted too. Use mutate() to get your own non-cached copy.

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Great to hear +Gopinath Prathapaneni​, part of the reason bothering to post about it! And as a future reminder to myself... 
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The mobile game Clash of Clans is rather addicting and I enjoy it, but regardless if you like it or not, this commercial was pretty ... "woha!".
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And so it begins... Prepare for your new overlords
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I've totally missed this, Endomondo (since a month!) supports built in GPS in Android Wear, such as the one in Sony Smartwatch 3. I was considering leaving Endomondo because of the lack of standalone GPS support. Converting from Google MyTracks kmz files to gpx and then manually importing to Endomondo was less than ideal...

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Have you tried our Android Wear standalone app for the Sony SmartWatch 3? It's out now!
Android Wear fans, you asked and we listened. We are thrilled to introduce our very first standalone app for Android Wear!  Our standalone app for the Sony Smartwatch 3 lets you enjoy the benefits ...
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Including proguard rules in published libraries, great! Next must have in all 3rd party libraries, I hope.
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Google Play services Split AARs now includes ProGuard rules
One of my favorite features in Google Play services 7.0 [1] as a developer is that the split AARs (i.e., play-services-gcm or play-services-wearable - see the full list [2]) now include the ProGuard exceptions needed. This means that there's no need to manually add ProGuard exceptions. This makes it that much easier to get started with Google Play services and one less thing for you to maintain going forward.

Want to do the same for your library? Use the consumerProguardFiles gradle DSL:
release {
    consumerProguardFiles 'proguard-rules.txt'
to embeds the given file(s) as 'proguard.txt' in the AAR. Those ProGuard exceptions then automatically get applied when an app sets minifyEnabled to true.

Note: this does not apply to the full play-services or play-services-all-wear AARs - only the granular AARs have this built in.

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Reminder as the Nexus 6 Android 5.1 OTA zip is out:
1. Computer: adb reboot recovery
2. Phone: Hold power, press volume up once
3. Phone: Apply update from adb in menu
4. Computer: adb sideload

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Check på den - gjorde precis samma sak.
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More on shared transitions in android. Great stuff.
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New blog post: Postponed Shared Element Transitions (part 3b)

 I've written about postponed shared element transitions on Google+ before, but this post goes into a bit more detail.

If you have any questions and/or suggestions, let me know in the comments. And thanks in advance to anyone who +1/reshares the post... really appreciate you all helping me get the word out! :)

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Easy security checkup for your Google stuff, with a 2GB extra drive space bonus if you do it.
Though my google logins from my Nexus 6 shows up as from a Nexus One, unless from the browser on the phone, then it correctly says Nexus 6. Had me start looking for my Nexus One...
Just do it!
Two gig storage as reward, but most important, better security.
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Time to look into Kotlin more seriously? Excellent quick overview for android (and java) developers.
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Using Project Kotlin for Android

I've been watching and playing with Kotlin for about two years now. It's gotten to the point where I think it's really viable for Android app development. I decided to take a few nights and dig into a bunch of details about the language and why it's a good candidate.

This is a slightly modified copy of a document I presented internally at Square. We're not going to turn around and write everything in Kotlin. That wouldn't make sense. This was a sell on the language, features, and its implementation such that we can start experimenting.

Since I'm not interested in hearing people yell things that I already know about their favorite non-Java languages, comments are off and closed on this post. I've used Groovy and Scala a bunch, but thanks. I haven't used Xtend or Ceylon at all (hence their omission). If you're interested in discussing those, make your own post.

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Using Project Kotlin for AndroidUsing Project Kotlin for Android Statically-typed, highly-interoperable augmentation to the Java language. Author: Created: 2015-01-20 Updated: 2015-01-26 Table of Contents Introduction Features Interoperability Lambas Null Safety Extension Methods Data Classes Other Awesome...
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  • Chalmers University of Technology
    M.Sc. Computer Science & Engineering, 1996 - 2000
Programmer by day & night and the family in between!
A runner and a computer and programming geek, currently mostly Java, Android, C++, C#, ... Black belt 2 Dan martial arts (Bujinkan). Trail ultra-marathon 45km finisher.

My own Android apps:
  • Timer Flow -One timer leads to the next, can repeat groups of them, for workouts etc
  • Yoga Timer -Specialized yoga version of Timer Flow
  • House alarm -Home alarm remote for certain home alarm models
Android apps in development:
  • Unannounced "secret" RTS Game
Bragging rights
2 Dan Bujinkan black belt. Committed code to Java 6. Best customer praise about delivered software: "Euphoric chock". Was in the Robocode top 3. Trail ultra-marathon 45k finisher.
MSc CS&E, System Architect/Developer
  • Consat Telematics
    MSc CS&E, System Architect/Developer, 2009 - present
  • Consat Engineering
    2005 - 2009
  • Pilotfish Networks
    1999 - 2005
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