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2019-11-08: WebKit, Biometrics, SQLite, and More

New stable releases include webkit, biometric, and annotation-experimental (Android's equivalent to Kotlin's @Experimental annotation):

  • androidx.annotation:annotation-experimental:1.0.0
  • androidx.annotation:annotation-experimental-lint:1.0.0
  • androidx.biometric:biometric:1.0.0
  • androidx.webkit:webkit:1.1.0

A lot of artifacts got to rc02 state, which means stable releases are around the corner. Highlights include the lifecycle set of libraries, the Navigation component, plus activity and fragment:

  • androidx.activity:activity-ktx:1.1.0-rc02
  • androidx.activity:activity:1.1.0-rc02
  • androidx.fragment:fragment-ktx:1.2.0-rc02
  • androidx.fragment:fragment:1.2.0-rc02
  • androidx.fragment:fragment-testing:1.2.0-rc02
  • androidx.lifecycle:lifecycle-reactivestreams-ktx:2.2.0-rc02
  • androidx.lifecycle:lifecycle-viewmodel:2.2.0-rc02
  • androidx.lifecycle:lifecycle-process:2.2.0-rc02
  • androidx.lifecycle:lifecycle-viewmodel-ktx:2.2.0-rc02
  • androidx.lifecycle:lifecycle-reactivestreams:2.2.0-rc02
  • androidx.lifecycle:lifecycle-common-java8:2.2.0-rc02
  • androidx.lifecycle:lifecycle-extensions:2.2.0-rc02
  • androidx.lifecycle:lifecycle-livedata-core:2.2.0-rc02
  • androidx.lifecycle:lifecycle-runtime:2.2.0-rc02
  • androidx.lifecycle:lifecycle-compiler:2.2.0-rc02
  • androidx.lifecycle:lifecycle-livedata:2.2.0-rc02
  • androidx.lifecycle:lifecycle-common:2.2.0-rc02
  • androidx.lifecycle:lifecycle-service:2.2.0-rc02
  • androidx.lifecycle:lifecycle-livedata-ktx:2.2.0-rc02
  • androidx.lifecycle:lifecycle-livedata-core-ktx:2.2.0-rc02
  • androidx.lifecycle:lifecycle-viewmodel-savedstate:1.0.0-rc02
  • androidx.lifecycle:lifecycle-runtime-ktx:2.2.0-rc02
  • androidx.navigation:navigation-fragment-ktx:2.2.0-rc02
  • androidx.navigation:navigation-safe-args-generator:2.2.0-rc02
  • androidx.navigation:navigation-ui:2.2.0-rc02
  • androidx.navigation:navigation-fragment:2.2.0-rc02
  • androidx.navigation:navigation-safe-args-gradle-plugin:2.2.0-rc02
  • androidx.navigation:navigation-ui-ktx:2.2.0-rc02
  • androidx.navigation:navigation-common:2.2.0-rc02
  • androidx.navigation:navigation-runtime:2.2.0-rc02
  • androidx.navigation:navigation-runtime-ktx:2.2.0-rc02
  • androidx.navigation:navigation-common-ktx:2.2.0-rc02

We also have new beta releases for core plus sharetarget (the latter being the AndroidX compatibility layer for dealing with Android 10's "share sheet" changes):

  • androidx.core:core-ktx:1.2.0-beta02
  • androidx.core:core:1.2.0-beta02
  • androidx.sharetarget:sharetarget:1.0.0-beta02

Android Studio 4.0 Alpha 2 was released, so we have corresponding binding artifacts:

  • androidx.databinding:databinding-runtime:4.0.0-alpha02
  • androidx.databinding:databinding-adapters:4.0.0-alpha02
  • androidx.databinding:databinding-compiler-common:4.0.0-alpha02
  • androidx.databinding:databinding-compiler:4.0.0-alpha02
  • androidx.databinding:databinding-common:4.0.0-alpha02
  • androidx.databinding:viewbinding:4.0.0-alpha02

And we got the first artifacts in the 2.1.0 series for sqlite:

  • androidx.sqlite:sqlite-framework:2.1.0-alpha01
  • androidx.sqlite:sqlite:2.1.0-alpha01
  • androidx.sqlite:sqlite-ktx:2.1.0-alpha01