April 18, 2013Mobile · Android · Open Source

How Facebook Builds Facebook for Android - Mobile DevCon 2013

Michael Bolin

Facebook for Android is one of the most downloaded Android apps of all time. Michael Bolin covers the challenges we had scaling our Java codebase, and the custom tools like Buck that we had to build to make it possible.

Facebook for Android is one of the most downloaded Android apps of all time. Michael Bolin covers the challenges we had scaling our Java codebase, and the custom tools like Buck that we had to build to make it possible.

He also open sources Facebook's Android built too - Buck - live on stage

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