Fragmented - Android Developer Podcast

The Fragmented Podcast is a podcast for Android Developers hosted by Donn Felker and Kaushik Gopal. Our goal is to help you become a better Android Developer. We chat about topics such as Testing, Dependency Injection, Android Patterns and Practices, useful libraries and much more. We will also be interviewing some of the top Android Developers out there. Subscribe now and join us on the journey of being an Android Developer.



episode 6: 006: Jake Wharton on Becoming a Better Developer and Creating Successful Open Source Projects (Part 1)

In part one of this two-part segment, we talk to the one and only Jake Wharton. He gives us the scoop on how he operates day to day, what he looks for in a good Android developer and how to become a better Android developer. He also touches upon the various sources and non-Java platforms that he draws inspiration from. Finally, he talks about open source and gives tips on leading an open source project. Show Notes Follow up:

  • Michel Panzer on UIL []
Episode topics:
  • ActionBar Sherlock []
  • Jake’s working environment
    • Square Github Styles []
    • No tabs in Intellij []
  • Android source code browsing:
    • Android SDK Search by Roman Nurik []
    • Download the Android AOSP Source []
    • AndroidXref []
    • Grepcode Android []
  • Device Platform Versions []
  • non-Java languages and platforms to draw inspiration from:
    • Go []
    • Rust []
    • CycleJs []
  • Droidcon Montreal keynote by JW and JW []
Contact Jake Wharton
  • @jakewharton []
Donn Felker
  • @donnfelker []
Kaushik Gopal
  • @kaushikgopal []


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