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How To Customize Logcat Appearance in Android Studio

logcat output can be difficult to read at times. If you are working with a device that has a large amount of logcat output, it can be frustrating to search for the few, relevant lines. The default color scheme for logcat output in Android Studio…
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Simple Live Templates for Easy Testing in Android Studio

I'd like to share three quick and easy Android Studio code templates that make writing unit and UI tests much easier. Because so much of the boilerplate for new test methods and test classes is the same, these templates can save a lot of time. The…
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The 10-Step Guide to Annotation Processing in Android Studio

When working on a testing library in my spare time, I thought that annotations would be useful to create a graph structure the same way that Dagger does for object dependency, but I was only experienced with writing annotations that were referenced…
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Level-up with Android Studio Shortcuts and Live Templates

Here I'm going to talk specifically about how to harness the power of Android Studio's keyboard shortcuts, refactoring options and live templates to allow you to navigate and refactor the code as fast as you can think about it. When you can…