Matt Carron

For the last 6 years Matt has been focusing on Android, most recently as a Senior Android Developer at comparethemarket.com. Coming after a 5 year journey raising the Android and greater mobile team at a fintech startup. Before Android his code was running on games consoles from the GameBoy to PS3.

Talk: Three approaches to animations on Android

At comparethemarket.com we have explored a number of approaches to animation, including building them using the Android framework, leveraging Airbnb’s animation library Lottie and using video. In this talk we will do a step by step implementation of each approach and evaluate the benefits and pitfalls. We will then make recommendations what is best to use in different use cases.