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Android at Scale @Square

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Droidcon SF 2019 | Android at Scale @Square | Ralf Wondratschek

What you'll learn

Codebases naturally grow over time by adding new features, abstractions, and migrating code to new architectures. In this session, Ralf Wondratschek introduces layers to hide implementation details and separate concerns. Good modularization brings many benefits, such as better reusability, shorter build times, and code isolation. Square builds payment, software, and hardware systems that help businesses of any type. The Android Point of Sale repository faces challenges similar to other large code bases. This talk provides an overview of how the repository evolved over the years, the difficulties Square encountered in recent months, and how the team addressed those difficulties with clear structures and common patterns to keep up with ongoing growth.

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Android at Scale @Square

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Droidcon is the largest global network of developer conferences which bring together the industry's foremost experts dedicated to advancing the Android platform. Droidcon engages a global network of over 25,000 developers attending our events in 22 cities. Our first droidcon conference was held in 2009 in Berlin and since then it has spread its influence across the globe and has established itself as the world's foremost community-driven conference format. Droidcon is the place to meet the inter... more

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