Introduction to Android Development: Kotlin Edition

Interested in mobile development? This is the perfect place to start!

I run this workshop at universities all over the UK, as well as online for virtual events. Interested in having me? Send me an email!

When can I watch this?

This was live streamed as part of Hack Quarantine on their live stream. However, it can now be found on YouTube!

Where do I even start?

Download Android Studio! This will have all the tools you’ll need to get started!

Google has loads of guides to help too!

Why should I use Kotlin?

Kotlin is a new way to write Android apps, advertised as a quicker and more enjoyable experience.

  • Modern and expressive
  • Safer code
  • Interoperable

Resources

  • Slides can be found here
  • Code can be found here