Google announced Kotlin Symbol Processing [https://github.com/android/kotlin/tree/ksp/libraries/tools/kotlin-symbol-processing-api] (KSP) today, a new compiler-plugin-based API for annotation processing in Kotlin. It's designed to be a faster alternative to Kapt, Kotlin's current first party tool for this. Rather than re-explain some of its excellent [https:
I like learning new things. That's a sufficiently vague claim, but it's intentionally broad. There's different conduits for learning: open source libraries, side projects, any sort of learning pursuit outside of your day-to-day work. I'm a big believer that these pursuits, however trivial, usually pay off in the long run.