The 2020 Artifact Flood

With Google I|O cancelled, it was unclear if there was going to be single massive wave of artifacts that one might associate with an event like that. It was possible that we would just get a steady stream of updates with occasional new items.

Well, the flood hit today.

However, very little is stable, just fragment patch releases:

navigation is now up to an RC:

webkit has a beta:

camera has a mix of alphas and betas:

The flood is really made up of a bunch of alphas, for vast quantities of the Jetpack:

These include artifacts in four new groups:

Compose and Compose UI are up to dev13:

Finally, not only did Android Studio 4.1 make it to a beta release, but we have a canary release of 4.2. So, we have the corresponding data binding and view binding artifacts: