This chapter will teach you what material design is about, why it is such a great improvement, and why you should use it for your apps.
In this chapter, you will learn about:
With the introduction of material design, the looks of Android apps will finally mature. They can compete very well with iOS designs. Android material apps have a flat design, but come with some interesting differences such as elevations. Consider the following figure for example:
Think of it as multiple slides of paper. It is based on, well, materials. Each slide of paper ...