Author: Kevin Galligan

Play Framework

It’s been a week with the play framework. The summary? Play comes from France. The differences from frameworks I’ve used in the past are very significant, and frankly, it feels like I’m driving on the wrong side of the road. Some video comparisons are in order, from the most detailed European cultural guide we have.

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Android Mini Commons

Apologies in advance if I’m breaking the license or whatever. I really like Apache Commons stuff, specifically Lang and IO. They really help with strings, moving stuff around, etc. However, most of this stuff is designed for use on servers or where you don’t care about bloat.

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Resize Animation

I’ve been learning a whole lot about animation recently. Not sure why, but it’s one of those things that’s relatively confusing and, as a result, I’ve mostly avoided. We’ve used frame animation for various things, and a little bit of view animation (shake an input, etc). The rest of it seemed like a mystery.

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