Material design's "paper" stresses the beautiful typography of print journalism -- but how? This talk will work directly through translating paper designs to Android's TextView, starting with styles, Spans, and Typefaces and finally diving deep into FontMetrics and custom text drawing. Forget about Roboto -- let's go down the rabbit hole.
Lisa Wray is an Android developer, speaker, and advocate specializing in user interfaces. She has a B.S. from M.I.T. in music and computer science, and is an Android Google Developer Expert. She previously worked at Google on the Developer Relations team, at the New York Times, and at Genius, a Brooklyn-based startup, where she built their Android app from scratch. She currently lives in Seattle.