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 181: 181: In Functional Programming how to do IO and database operations

In the world of Functional programming where pure functions don't encourage side-effects, how does on actually do any IO? So in this brave new world where everyone is adopting more FP principles, do we just stop doing database operations? Listen to this episode to find out. Functional Programming basics

  • Ep 83 : Learning the basics of functional programing with Anup Cowkur
  • Ep 120 : Functional Programming with Kotlin Arrow team
  • Ep 121 : Functional Programming with Kotlin Arrow team (Part 2)
Unidirectional State Flow
  • Ep 148 and Ep 151
  • KG's speakerdeck slide
  • KG's Movie search apps Android app + iOS app
Resources for FP/IO contention
  • StackOverflow Q&A
  • Flying Frog Blog: Functional programming and databases
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 13 November 2019  22m