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Using buildSrc for custom logic in Gradle builds

If somebody asked about the Gradle feature that everybody should know about, I would probably point them towards buildSrc. It is a magic Gradle Java/Groovy project inside your repository, available as a library to all of your build.gradle files.

This approach allows you to write code in your favorite JVM language and to use it right there in your build scripts. As a bonus, you can also cover trickier parts of your build logic with unit tests!

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Get ready for the next wave of JRebel for Android features

We recently released JRebel for Android 1.0. The feedback from the community has been great and we are working hard on delivering even more value for all users. Today we are excited to reveal a few features that we have been tinkering with since the release.

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