In this episode, Donn and Kaushik talk about the state of android architectures and how they’ve stared to evolve. Kaushik recently worked on a project of coming up with an evolved version of an MVVM architecture, very similar to what the Android community now calls MVI.
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- MBLT-Dev talk by KG : Unidirectional state flow patterns – a refactoring story
- github sample repo with this pattern
Salient features of the pattern:
I. Screens are driven by a single ViewModel
II. Screens listen to a single Observable
III. Events are sent into the VM through a single function processInputs
IV. Break(ing) the Chain VI. Testing strategy