Branko Minic


Android & Middleware Tech Lead at Outware Mobile…

Branko is an Android and Middleware tech lead at Outware Mobile, an Australian company specialising in mobile software development. Branko has over 10 years experience as a software developer in a variety of languages and frameworks including Android, Java, and J2EE . He has developed products for the health, education, finance and government sectors, working with clients such as Coles, Australia Post, Swinburne University, and the Department of Defence. Branko recently led the middleware development team on the Coles Mobile Wallet project, an award winning app with over 10,000 users in the first two months after launch.

YOW! Connected 2014 Melbourne

The Android winds of change: Kit-Kat to L, and the power of saving power


Android L has brought with it a variety of changes, including the Material design for the UI, and tools to aid in the analysis of power consumption. The speaker will walk through an example of how to convert an existing Holo app to utilise Material design. In addition to reskinning the application, the presenter will identify, analyse and improve the battery performance of the app, while maintaining a high user experience.