Developing Application for Billions
Submitted by Paresh Mayani (@pareshmayani) on Monday, 18 July 2016
Full talk (40 minutes)
Developing application for billions users is quite challenging, especially when it comes to Android development. Some of the factors we should focus while targeting apps for billions are i) variety of resolutions ii) different configurations iii) users of your apps are from different regions and they communicate in different languages iv) internet connectivity and many more such things.
When we talk about India especially, we all speak different language and the most important is internet connection stability issue.
In this talk, I will talk about some of the best practices, do’s and don’t that you should implement in the application:
- To delight your users - To cover all the users from different regions - To improve performance of your application - To optimize app for all the possible screen sizes
P.S. The given slides has only basic tips/tricks or points, but will include next set of points in actual presentation!
Paresh Mayani is a full time mobile application developer having 7 years of experience in app development. He has been working on android application development since Cupcake(Android 1.5). Over the span of period, he has worked on many challenging projects which has been crucial for him in playing a decisive role.
He is an avid Open source enthusiast, who has been Organizing events as well as blogging, speaking and mentoring on Android related topics since 2010. He can be frequently found giving talks on various topics ranging from android development best practices, android UI/UX, android testing and Android BLE at Domestic & International conferences such as Android Developer Days Turkey (Droidcon Ankara), DevFest Kathmandu, GDG DevCamp and NitroDroid. He is also the Founder-Organizer of GDG (Google Developers Group) Ahmedabad.
He has been actively supporting his fellow android developers through various online and offline means. His has published more than 150 articles on his blog TechnoTalkative on which he writes about various technical solutions for Android Development. He holds 70000+ reputation on StackOverflow, where he is also in 10 highest reputation holders for Android tag.
He is also been nominated for the Google Developers Expert for Android program. Recently he was invited to attend the Google IO 2016 event at Mountain View, California.