Introduction to Flutter

Introduction to Flutter

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What is Flutter?

Flutter is a Google’s portable UI toolkit. In other words, it’s a comprehensive app Software Development Kit (SDK), complete with widgets and tools.

What’s Flutter for?

Flutter enables cross-platform app development. It gives developers an easy way to build and deploy visually attractive, natively-compiled applications for mobile (iOS, Android), web, and desktop , all using a single codebase.

Who created Flutter?

A team at Google built Flutter. But as an open-source project, both Google and the Flutter community contribute to its development. A brief history:

Flutter is now one of the top 20 active software repositories on GitHub (16th place as of December 11, 2019), which proves the developer community uses it and continues to contribute to its improvement.

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Last update on 20 Apr 2020