Compare The Market
At Compare The Market we’re passionate about saving customers money. Our vision is to transform comparison, and technology is at the forefront of that journey. Our people help shape and build propositions that deliver exceptional customer experiences. We challenge thinking, build together, learn from our experiences and grow as a result.
comparethemarket.com, part of the BGL Group, was launched in 2006 and has grown rapidly over the past twelve years to become one of the UK’s most loved price comparison websites. We provide customers with an easy way to make the right choice for them on a wide range of products including motor, home, life, travel and pet insurance as well as utilities and money products such as credit cards and loans, and actively work with our brand partners to help provide great services to customers.
Lightning Talk: Flutter: 60 frames of AOT Badassery - Live Demo
Featuring Scott Stoll and Simon Lightfoot
If you were to redesign the Android framework, if you had a chance to do it all over again, what would you do differently? Come see what happened when Google applied 10 years of lessons learned to a brand new framework for mobile. Find out how it makes your life easier and see why you should...mobile cross-platform flutter dart android
Adventures in Navigation
Featuring Daniel Galpin and Lyla Fujiwara
Take a spin with the new Android Jetpack Navigation Components library announced at Google I/O. The Navigation Components let you keep all of your navigation information in one place and include support for Material components such as bottom navigation, the app drawer, and the overflow menu.mobile droidconuk android dynamic-app-delivery jetpack
Cryptic to Clean: Architecture for Projects that Never Quite got around to it
Featuring Catalina Chioveanu and Andrew Fulcher
Clean architecture is increasingly popular in Android development, and you’ve probably seen elegant examples of it in inspiring talks and blog posts by experts in the field.
But what about the app your team works on? The one that was started in a hurry, with the intention of doing it right later...mobile codebase droidconuk clean-architecture android
Mutative Design - Design for the "User", not "Users"
Featuring Faiz Malkani
Focus on the user, all else will follow. The splendid user-centric ideology strongly advocated by the Google Design team that - at a glance - makes perfect sense, but take a step back.mobile droidconuk user-research inclusive-design ux-design
Kotlinise your Gradle Build Scripts and Plugins
Featuring Marcin Koziński
Are you using Gradle to build your Android app? Are you writing Gradle plug-ins? You'll be delighted to learn you can do it in Kotlin and it'll make your life bettermobile droidconuk scripting gradle kotlin
Machine Learning on Android: TensorFlow Lite
Featuring Laurence Moroney
Your next mobile app may not be coded traditionally and may be a machine-learned model.ai ios android model-development mobile machine-learning
Why a Whole Country Skipped a Day: Fun with Timezones and Locales
Featuring Kai Koenig
The correct handling of timezones and locales is one of the most under-appreciated parts of software development. Commonly known as internationalisation (i18n), a lot of people underestimate the impact that getting it wrong can have for your users as well as your systems.mobile kotlin software-without-frontiers time locale l10n g11n i18n android