Android Jetpack is a collection of software components that make app development faster and apps more maintainable over time. Take a tour of the developer website's Jetpack page.
- [Instructor] The Android Jetpack collection was announced…at the 2018 Google IO conference.…It's a loose collection of software components that are…designed to speed up development of Android apps.…The Jetpack components are built and delivered in a set…of libraries that are prefixed with Android X…in their packages.…Many of these libraries and components existed before…Jetpack and were previously delivered as part of the support…libraries and in fact if you have an existing application…that uses support libraries, Android Studio makes it easy…to convert over to Android X.…
Toward the bottom of this page you'll find a listing…of the components that make up the Jetpack collection.…Again many of these existed previously, the AppCompat…components were part of the support libraries and they're…designed to let your application degrade gracefully…when you run the app on older versions of Android.…These components are delivered as part of the support…libraries or as part of Jetpack instead of in the core…Android SDK, because Google can't go back and retroactively…
- Installing Android Studio
- Creating your first Android Studio project
- Managing configuration files, including Gradle scripts
- Defining screens with activities
- Implementing designs in XML layouts
Skill Level Beginner
Android Studio Essential Trainingwith David Gassner2h 28m Beginner
Android P First Look for Developerswith David Gassner36m 30s Beginner
What you should know2m 10s
1. Android Development Fundamentals
2. Getting Started
3. Explore Android Projects
4. Android App Architecture
Next steps1m 10s
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