In this episode, Kaushik talks to his good friend Prabhjot and learns about “Android Enterprise“. This is the official way for companies or organizations to enable the use of Android devices and apps in the workplace.
Prabhjot talks about how he setup the infrastructure to provision devices and the different capabilities the solution allows.
If you ever wondered what kind of control is possible, listen to this episode and get a nice scary reality check. After listening to this episode, you’ll think twice before accepting free devices from companies or letting policy apps be installed on your phone.
In this episode, Donn continues to dive into his favorite software book: Working Effectively with Legacy Code. He talks about one of the fundamental tactics of the book: Introducing seams
You’ll learn what a seam is according to the book, as well as how Donn interprets it so that you can get the same benefit he has gotten from it. You’ll learn how to introduce seams into your codebase through method injection, interfaces, abstract classes, and the static gateway pattern (aka: wrapper pattern).
In this episode, Donn talks to Jay Ohms about Turbo Native for Android, Hotwire, and how to build apps faster with Hotwire, Turbo, Stimulus, and Strata. Jay is an Android developer at Basecamp.com and Hey.com and has been building Hey with Android Turbo since it has been released (he’s one of the developers of it).
You’ll learn what Hotwire is, how to use it with Android Turbo (and Stimulus and Strata) and how you can create apps faster and more maintainable by marrying the concepts of the web with native code. It’s a fascinating technology, and one that Donn will be using very shortly for a SaaS product he’s working on.
In this episode, Donn talks to software developer Alan Hill about the Growth Mindset and how it applies to software development and life in general.
They chat about pull request feedback lifecycle, learning new tech, and how applying a growth mindset can advance you in your career further than you could have imagined. They wrap up by going through Fixed Mindset vs Growth Mindset “back and forth” to discuss the differences.