Conference for mobile developers
November 11, 2017
Europe Square 2, Moscow
This talk is about how an app should handle the fact that Internet connection is absent, or, even worse, has suddenly disappeared. Many of us have already forgotten the times when the Internet was just on wires, but users are still pissed off by watching download indicator spinning endlessly.
The easiest way to handle this problem is to pretend there is no problem at all, and that the server is always available and answers instantly. But let's turn the situation upside down: what if we consider the Internet as a rare miracle and try to be prepared to spend most of the time in a scary offline darkness. Let's see if we are able to win this game.
Lead iOS developer in EPAM Systems in Saint Petersburg, Russia, i.e. works on projects which are not allowed to be talked about. Before that was participating in a variety of projects, from C++ GUI to Java servers, but all the time Evgenii was in love with gadgets. He does not believe in silver bullets and tries to overcome perfectionism as much as he can.