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Random Musings on the Android 12 Beta 1

Each time Google releases a follow-on developer preview, I rummage through the incremental API differences report, the release notes, and even the release blog post, to see if there are things that warrant more attention from developers. I try to emphasize things that mainstream developers might use but may not get quite as much attention, because they are buried in the JavaDocs. After a slight delay for the API differences report to...

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This new SDK makes porting apps to Huawei devices easier

Huawei has been building its own app ecosystem for years, and the company’s efforts intensified after it was cut off from Google’s apps and services. An important component of Huawei’s ecosystem is AppGallery, Huawei’s app store, but bringing apps to phones that don’t have Google Mobile Services isn’t always easy. Thankfully, a new SDK aims to address that. Choice SDK is primarily developed by Austria-based BlueSource, and...