Android Run Time (ART)

Android Run Time (ART) is the replacement to DalvikĀ introduced experimentally in Android 4.4 (Kitkat). Back then it could be enabled in the developer options. ART completely replaced Dalvik in Android 5.0 (Lollipop). It was designed to be faster and more robust than Dalvik. The major feature of ART is that it uses Ahead of Time … Continue reading Android Run Time (ART)

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Android Compiler

The compiler is a very important part of the software development process. Its contribution cannot be over looked. Its what makes it all work. In a world with no compilers, we would have to write code directly in machine code, i.e 1's and 0's just like the geeks did in the 60's and 70's. The … Continue reading Android Compiler