Chiu-Ki Chan, Creator, Monkey Write
Chiu-Ki Chan - Creator, Monkey Write
Wed - 01:30-02:30 PM, Ballroom E

Unlimited bandwidth? Always connected? Yeah right! Truth is, wireless coverage is spotty, and sometimes the internet is simply not available. In this talk, I am going to discuss a few design patterns that make your app snappy when connected, fully-functional when not.

  • Caching strategies: persistent vs temporary
  • Progressive loading: use placeholders while fetching data
  • How to communicate freshness to the user in face of cached data
  • How to keep offline-generated data in sync with the server