When I speak and write about web and app performance, I constantly talk about reducing the size of files to speed up the delivery of the content. I'd like to present another piece of the problem: the size of mobile apps. If you're like me - you're constantly fighting the "your device is nearly full" … Continue reading Size Does Matter: LEGO’s 300MB Android App
It is 2016, and we are in the midst of a highly contested presidential race here in the USA. Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton are drumming up support for their cause in any way they can. And everywhere they are, smartphones follow: Trump with supporters taking photos. (Creative Commons 2.0 License) Clinton takes a selfie with … Continue reading Presidential Campaign 2016: Who has the Faster, More Secure Android App?
The best way to ensure that your Android application is running as fast and optimally as possible is to test. How do you test the performance of your Android app? Check out my book for all of the details. Available from O'Reilly, Amazon (and many other retailers!) You can also read a free chapter (courtesy … Continue reading High Performance Android Apps