This week in Flutter #55
Finally, I managed to catch up with the Google I/O videos about Flutter. Here are my favorites.
- Create simple, beautiful UI with Flutter with Khanh Nguyen and Rody Davis, mainly because I heavily worked with responsive and adaptive layout in Flutter for the past 5 months.
- Learn about Flutter desktop with Craig Labenz and Greg Spencer, because it is about non-layout adaptivity in Flutter.
Which are your favorite videos? Let me know in the comment section below.
- Michele Volpato
🔗 Meet Arna
I linked recently Stockholm, from the creators of Serverpod. Arna is a collection of widgets with a similar goal: to look good on all platforms. It is inspired by the GNOME project. The maintainer of Arna is Mahan Rahmati.
🔗 Build an augmented reality app in Flutter
With the increase of projects revolving around the metaverse, AR could get a big push in the coming years. Learn how to add AR to a Flutter app with this article by Himanshu Sharma.
🔗 How to Write Tests using Stream Matchers and Predicates in Flutter
It is always a bit more difficult to write tests when you are dealing with async code. Andrea Bizzotto comes to the rescue with this article about
🔗 Building a Chrome Extension using Flutter
You can create Chrome extensions using Flutter, follow this guide by Souvik Biswas.
🔗 Flutter foldable support is now stable
Andrei Diaconu, from Microsoft, announced that Flutter’s support for foldable devices has reached stability. If you are interested in supporting the Surface Duo in your Flutter app, have a look at this article.
🔗 Amazing performance improvements in Flutter 3 for Mac apps
With stability, Flutter 3 also brought performance improvements to the desktop. Learn more in this article by David Serrano Canales.
That’s it for this week.
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Have a bug-free week,
- Michele Volpato