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Flutter Adoption - Amazon and Ubuntu Hiring

Amazon Flutter Dev

I have had a number of clients ask me about Flutter adoption, it's mostly clients looking to developer a mobile or desktop app and when they speak with different development studios or agencies they always suggest using React-Native. Now that is a great question, you don't want to develop your mobile app and not be able to find any developers or have a tech disappear like all those JavaScript framesworks of switching a JS framwork is much eaiser than a full mobile application. Now of course I…

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Must have Visual Studio Code Plugins For Flutter Development — 2021

VS Code

I love Visual Studio code for me it's one of the best code editors that had come out and over my years I have used a number of editors for text pad, Webstorm, Sublime, IntelliJ, VIM (which I hated), Atom which was really good and many more. I guess the question is why to use it, I mean with Flutter development you can use Android Studio and that is correct basically I prefer VS code for the following reasons: Its super lightweight Easy to customize I can easily switch between different coding…

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48 Hour Flutter Mobile App — Part 1

Flutter TikTok App

4 days ago, I decided to develop a basic but full working Flutter app around TikTok within 48 hours. This was mostly a challenge to myself and a way to try a couple of things in Flutter that I have not done yet; I announced this in the following blog post “Develop a Flutter App within 48 hours?” So was I able to develop a Google Flutter App in 48 hours? Well, yes and no. Wait, what do you mean? The was done in 48 hours, and it looked great. The only thing that I did not do was app icons and an…

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Develop a Flutter App within 48 hours?

Flutter TikTok App

So out of nowhere after being in a developer slump or a developer version of writer's block. I had an idea for a mobile app that pulls data from TikTok and with that idea came all this crazy energy to just code, you know put your down and code, no eating, nothing just coding (I am taking my dog out). I started and I decided to see if I can develop a fully working mobile up in Google Flutter within 48 hours. Now I think it will take 72 hours as I do want it to look amazing. So I’m just taking a…

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