Material Design for Android and Backwards Compatibility

Material Design for Android and Backwards Compatibility

With the advent of the latest version of Android, Lollipop (5.0), Google has introduced to the world the concept of their Material Design philosophy. Kudos to Google for creating a really well thought out and fresh visual language for their applications. You can explore more about the Material Design here. In one of our latest Mobile App development undertakings, we took a good look at the Material Design features and how to incorporate them into our app in a backwards compatible manner. This post will look at a few of our findings. AppCompat v21 for Material Design Lollipop has introduced