Welcome to Francesc's Blog
A Staff Android Engineer from Vancouver
In today's article we will learn how to create a custom gradle plug-in that automates the build number on our apps on the CI/CD (Continuous Integration / Continuous Deployment), and how to update the GitHub workflows to leverage it.
May 1st, 2023
In today's article we will learn how to create a ticker board, reminiscent of the boards that used to adorn train stations and airports, and that can still be seen in some of those today
March 4th, 2023
In today’s article we’ll learn how to navigate between screens on a Jetpack Compose app using a solution different from the one suggested by Google in their documentation, while still using the Navigation library from the Android Architecture Components.
January 12th, 2023
In today’s post we will learn how to implement an animated drawer with a couple of different animation effects, what we are after is showcased in the 2 GIFs below, where, as the drawer slides in from the left side, the main content resizes and either moves to the right or slides behind the drawer.
November 24th, 2022
In today’s article we will find out how to implement an Action Bar in Jetpack Compose that can be shared across different screens, while updating to show different content based on which screen is currently active.
November 20th, 2022
In this article we will learn how to implement a reusable composable which we can add to the top app bar in our app’s screens to show relevant menu items.
November 6th, 2022