Nav Singh

Senior Mobile Software Engineer at Manulife

Talk Title

What’s up with Android’s back?


Fisher East




15:35 > 40 min


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In this session, We would walk through the history of Android's Back and its current state.

- Activity's onBackPressed () and KeyEvent#KEYCODE_BACK are marked as deprecated so what's the solution?

- As part of Android13, we will explore how to support the predictive back gesture in Android apps.

- We will cover different scenarios to migrate to new APIs from older APIs.


Can we still use older APIs?

Speaker Bio

Google Developer Expert for Android, Organizer at GDG-Montreal, Mentor at Udacity for Android-Kotlin Nano Degree, and write articles about Android and Kotlin.

Apart from his day-to-day job, He spends his time learning new technologies/frameworks.

During his free time, he loves to read books, or you can find him at Gym 🚴🏻‍♂️