Florina is working as an Android Developer Advocate at Google, helping developers build beautiful, clean and testable apps. She has been working with Android for 8 years, previous work covering news at upday, payment solutions at payleven and navigation services at Garmin.
The design and usability of an app can be heavily influenced by one of the most common UI elements: TextViews. From font selection and pairing, type size, scale and alignment to line breaking… there’s a lot to consider when displaying text.
There are many best practices from print and the web that we can learn from.
This talk covers the design principles behind producing balanced, legible text layouts and how to implement them on Android.