This article discusses our current policies for breaking changes and deprecations, how they’re put into practice, and how they’re evolving to provide a better experience to our users. Reliably removing deprecated code on a scheduled basis. Deprecation Lifetime in Flutter
Reliably removing deprecated code on a scheduled basis.
A new year is approaching, and on the Flutter team, we’re getting ready for a clean start to 2021.
In preparation, we’re going to remove some of the deprecated APIs in the Flutter framework.
Removing deprecations in the Flutter framework isn’t new. I’ve done it myself in the past. A quick search shows that deprecations were removed without a defined timeline or schedule because our deprecation policy doesn’t stipulate when to remove them. Because we want to provide a consistent and reliable experience for our users, we decided to create a standard lifetime for deprecations.
This article discusses our current policies for breaking changes and deprecations, how they’re put into practice, and how they’re evolving to provide a better experience to our users.
Google has announced new flutter 1.20 stable with many improvements, and features, enabling flutter for Desktop and Web
Flutter is an open-source UI toolkit for mobile developers, so they can use it to build native-looking Android and iOS applications from the same code base for both platforms. Flutter is also working to make Flutter apps for Web, PWA (progressive Web-App) and Desktop platform (Windows,macOS,Linux).
Open source today is a word that often include a lot of things, such as open knowledge (Wikimedia projects), open hardware (Arduino, Raspberry Pi), open formats (ODT/ODS/ODP) and so on.
With Google not owning the trademarks or control for Kubernetes, it also provided a competitive edge to AWS, Microsoft, IBM etc.
Recently Adobe XD releases a new version of the plugin that you can use to export designs directly into flutter widgets or screens.