If you want to apply to a Call for Papers, this article gives you useful guidelines, and points out common mistakes that I have often seen in my years serving on CfP committees.
What's in a .gitignore file? And what SHOULD be there instead? Become a master at pretending files don't exist and learn some neat tricks along the way!
Want to take your remote conferencing to the next level? Here's how to improve your home audio and video setup.
tl;dr Kotlin properties are awesome and super powerful, but each form comes with a bunch of gotchas. Make sure you fully understand them…
Developers love properties in Kotlin, but a property is not always the right choice. Getting carried away can be risky, so when should we avoid properties?
Many people love by lazy, but it's easy to underestimate and misuse it. When should you use lateinit, and when is by lazy a better choice, as an Android developer?
In this series we're going to be looking at a few common patterns I have seen Android developers use in Kotlin, and see what's the good and bad in each, and when to use them.
Instead of writing debug logging code, you can take advantage of the IDE tools. No more log statements forgot here and there!
Use git hooks to prevent code formatting and static analysis from making your CI unhappy.