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Implementing a Design System

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Droidcon SF 2019 | Implementing a Design System | Nathanael Silverman

What you'll learn

Design systems can help teams move fast and create coherent products. On paper, they are the perfect state of productivity. In practice, they are difficult to get right. The efficiency of reusing resources and setting thoughtful constraints often clashes with creative requirements. In this talk, Nathanael Silverman will explore how Airbnb's Design Language System (DLS) is implemented on Android. Nathanael will also provide a look at component libraries, scaling, testing, and internal tools that Airbnb's Android engineers use every day.

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Implementing a Design System
29mins

About the author

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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