Emmanuel Enya I am a computer engineering graduate with five years of professional experience building modern Android applications. I am a huge fan of clean code because clarity is King πŸ˜„

Stories by Emmanuel Enya

Exploring AI speech-to-text services with Python

Exploring AI speech-to-text services with Python

AI speech-to-text services can make it easy to produce audio transcriptions quickly. Learn how to leverage them in this post.

Emmanuel Enya
Nov 14, 2023 β‹… 8 min read
Converting Videos to GIFs Using FFMPEG on Android

Converting videos to GIFs using FFMPEG on Android

In this article, we will convert a video file into a GIF using FFMPEG on Android and request media from Android Storage Providers.

Emmanuel Enya
Mar 27, 2023 β‹… 5 min read

Building an Android app with GraphQL

In this article, we will talk about GraphQL, where it shines over REST, and connect an Android application to a GraphQL server.

Emmanuel Enya
Jan 24, 2023 β‹… 6 min read
Moving away from Kotlin's AsyncTask: Alternative solutions

Moving away from Kotlin’s AsyncTask: Alternative solutions

Read about alternatives to the now-deprecated AsyncTask in Kotlin, and learn how to move your resource-intensive tasks off the main thread.

Emmanuel Enya
Oct 6, 2022 β‹… 5 min read
Unit testing in Kotlin projects with Mockk and Mockito

Unit testing in Kotlin projects with Mockk vs. Mockito

This post covers how to perform simple unit tests in Kotlin projects using both Mockk and Mockito, as well as covers their differences.

Emmanuel Enya
Jul 28, 2022 β‹… 5 min read
Test and debug Android apps like a pro with Charles Web Proxy

Test and debug Android apps like a pro with Charles Web Proxy

In this detailed tutorial, learn how to easily and powerfully test and debug your Android apps using Charles Web Proxy.

Emmanuel Enya
May 18, 2022 β‹… 6 min read
Generic persistent storage in Android using Jetpack DataStore

Generic persistent data storage in Android using Jetpack DataStore

Learn how to use the Jetpack DataStore API, a powerful and more performant persistent data storage alternative to the SharedPreferences API.

Emmanuel Enya
Apr 19, 2022 β‹… 6 min read