Last Week in Flutter: Issue 6

Last Week in Flutter: Issue 6


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Weekly coverage of interesting articles, videos, libraries in Flutter. Every Sunday.

What to read

Dart sound null safety: technical preview 2

Null safety is getting excitingly close to having the gift wrap removed with this new technical preview.

Flutter Forms Validation — the Ultimate Guide

A great, thorough introduction to forms in Flutter.

How to build responsive layout in Flutter

A great article that explains how to build responsive Flutter applications while translating principles from a native perspective.

What to watch

Widget of the Week: SliverAppBar

The widget of the week is my personal favorite: SliverAppBar. That’s code for the widget that I need to google every time I use it.

Launching: Code with Andrea Live

Join one of Flutter’s greatest teachers on his new channel, where he will share livestreams and unscripted videos about Flutter app development!

Dart Developer Show: The Flutter Multi-Platform Ecosystem with Chris Sells

Chris Sells joins this podcast episode to discuss Flutter’s latest developments and its future.

Talking about Riverpod with Remi Rousselet

@remi_rousselet joins @CreativeEngShow to discuss the successor to Provider, Riverpod .

What to follow


The Flutter community already has some pretty awesome networking libraries between dio and http , but this one is interesting because it can extend dio with serialization, error handling, timeouts, and token refreshes.


Not a new library, testfairy had a major release this past week to adopt Dart 2.


A fresh take on app update checks that also includes a summary of the differences between its alternatives.