This is a busy issue because it spans two weeks instead of one. I still haven’t finished watching the Flutter Vikings talks I am interested in. So let’s get quick to the links.
- Michele Volpato
Do you want to know how it is to create and publish a Flutter app in a short time? Christos Giallouros shares their experience in this article. Which state management solution was used? Spoiler alert: it is my favorite. I would like to test the iOS version, Christos.
I like this article by Christos Giallouros. I saved it because I do have some projects in my backlog that are waiting for bad weather weekends to get built. And once they are built I will need this article as a reference for what to do next.
RxDart is the classic implementation of reactive programming in the Dart language. Ayush gives an introduction to it in this article. If you want to learn more about observables, subjects, and other concepts of reactive programming in Dart, this is the article for you.
Interesting article by Andrea Bizzotto on the different options you have to use API keys in your Flutter app. Remember that, if an API key should not be public, it should not be available in your app, no matter the option described in the article. If you use an API key from a third party, they should tell you if it is safe to add it to your client code or not.
FlutterFlow got a bunch of new features, among them API upgrades, PinCode Widget, Text Autocomplete, and Custom Security Rules. They also hosted the FlutterFlow Conference on the 225th day of the year.
A new version of Serverpod is out, in which you can use maps in serialized objects, and maps and lists can be passed directly to methods on the endpoints.
The results of the May 2022 IDE survey are in. JaYoung Lee and Ander Dobo from the Flutter team report on them. Something must have happened in March this year when VSCode surpassed Android studio in usage for Flutter. Maybe more former iOS developers started with Flutter?
A simple, yet challenging, puzzle made in Flutter by Stephan E.G. Veenstra. He recently discarded the project but decided to put online the current version just so it wouldn’t go to waste.
How do you control scrolling in a Flutter app with a complex scroll UI? Learn it in this video by Kate Lovett.
That’s it for this week.
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Have a bug-free week,
- Michele Volpato