One of the Android Architecture Components released at Google I|O 2017 was Room, Google's take on an object-relational mapping (ORM) engine. It offers a convenient, reactive API for working with SQLite or other SQLite-compliant databases (e.g., SQLCipher for Android). In this presentation, we will explore Room, both in terms of its basic integration into your app and some of the challenges and idiosyncrasies that it presents.
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