This tutorial details how to make HTTPS GET requests, in Kotlin, with Retrofit: a networking library for Android.
In this way, a mobile client is build to communicate with a third party.
There are so many Android resources out there, it’s hard to know the ones that are essential. Here are the best references I have selected in terms of:
As an Android Developer, you have to know all these references.
This post is about the Big Cookie Strategy in particular the Big Cookie Model. The goal is to optimise exchange between a server and a mobile application. It has been elaborated based on real life study case, far away of perfect development context where connectivity is of very high quality.
This post was originally posted at https://www.rymai.me/2016/10/01/let-maldon-rise-again/.
I have a project on my mind for some time now. The project is to rewrite the Maldòn application (maldon.io) –which was initially developed in PHP for an internal Dailymotion hackathon in 2 days– with a new Web stack I want to try.
This post was originally posted at https://www.rymai.me/2015/12/08/populating-database-tables-from-a-csv-in-elixir/.
The next step after scaffolding my first Phoenix project was to populate my database with data representing French departments (departments are administrative divisions, we have 101 of them) and communes (communes are the smallest administrative divisions, we have 36,681 of them!).
This post was originally posted at https://www.rymai.me/2015/10/22/scaffolding-a-phoenix-project/.
Last weekend, Macha and I had a new project idea that will need an API server used by an Android app (to begin with). Since I’m very excited about Elixir and Phoenix these days, that’s the perfect occasion to start a new Phoenix project!
This post was originally posted at https://www.rymai.me/2015/07/28/why-i-am-excited-about-elixir/.
For more than five years I’ve been a proficient Rubyist, working with Ruby day and night. For one year and a half now I’m working with PHP. PHP was actually my first Web programming language, back in 2004. I’m ok to work with PHP but I really miss the excitment of using a more developer-friendly language like Ruby.