Save hundreds of hours in learning Jetpack Compose

by @alexstyl

Do not learn Jetpack Compose from scratch. From View to Composable includes code examples and to-the-point explanation on how to do everything you already know from Android Views using Jetpack Compose.

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Table of Contents (🏗)

  1. Preface
  2. Jump Start to Compose
    1. TextView
    2. EditText
    3. ImageView
    4. Button
    5. Toolbar
    6. Dialog
    7. Snackbar
  4. Layouts
    1. LinearLayout
    2. FrameLayout
    3. RecyclerView
    4. Grid
    5. ViewPager
    6. ConstraintLayout
    7. BottomSheet
  5. Interop with Views
  6. Theming
  7. Insets
  8. Keyboard + IME
  9. Permissions
  10. Start activity for results
  11. Compose specifics
    1. State
    2. Navigation
    3. ViewModels
    4. Structuring a Compose app

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Yes. The contents of the book will be updated according to the latest available version of Compose at a given time.

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