Aldo Socarras!

Android Engineer at Square

Aldo Socarras is a Cuban-born software engineer and content creator based in Miami, Florida. With expertise in Android development and a commitment to increasing diversity and equity in the tech industry, Aldo has taught mobile development at companies like Meta and Google. Passionate about making knowledge accessible, he hopes to inspire and empower others to pursue careers in technology and make a positive impact in the world.

A Beginner's Guide to Android App Performance

In this beginner-friendly talk, we will dive into the (probably) intimidating world of Android app performance optimization. Are your apps slow to launch? Do they not render smoothly and seem unresponsive? Fear not! This session is tailored to developers at all levels who want to enhance their app's performance and create a seamless user experience. We'll cover everything from inspecting to improving to monitoring to explaining concepts like rendering, threading, memory management, and network calls. Then, we'll walk you through common performance bottlenecks and demonstrate practical techniques to overcome them. From optimizing layout designs to using caching effectively, we aim to empower you with actionable tips to create snappy and responsive apps!

8:30 AM

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