Recognized by the Global Community
Touchlab regularly organizes and presents at engineering conferences. JetBrains invited us to speak at KotlinConf 2018 (1300 attendees from 52 countries) about our multiplatform efforts.
Introducing our Latest KMP E-Book
We are proud to be one of the mobile development agencies certified by both Google and JetBrains.
Over 9 years of mobile engineering and design excellence have earned us the honor of being one of the few multiplatform mobile app development agencies certified by Google and JetBrains in US. Our team is made up of designers, engineers and product managers that have experience building successful mobile products. We use this experience to accelerate our clients' successes.
Dive Deeper: Featured Insights
Compose provides circular and linear progress indicators. However, lately it’s popular to show gray skeletons of the views that are being loaded with a shimmering animation on them. It’s a nice touch that can make your applications look a bit more refined. Here is how I created this effect with Compose.
While Compose for iOS is not production ready yet and may never fully replace native iOS UI, it’s definitely worth it to try it out and in the future I’m sure it will find it’s place in codebases of many Multiplatform applications.
Back to open source
Touchlab has been doing a lot of tooling work and research lately, mostly around iOS developer experience and KMP. We forked the Droidcon app into a private repo to dogfood some of that stuff and had intended to move changes back into open source pretty quickly.
The iOS Droidcon App with Native Compose UI
Jetbrains has been working on Native Compose UI, and I think most people who pay attention to these things have seen examples. Internally, we all figured it was still a ways off from being usable, but we wanted to check in on the status. So, we added some to this year’s Droidcon NYC app.