Dropbox Makes the Android App Faster and More Reliable: Swaps C++ Code for a Native Approach

Dropbox recently published how it made the camera upload process for Android faster and more reliable. Dropbox engineers removed shared Android and iOS C++ code and replaced it with a platform-native Kotlin implementation. The engineers are pleased with the decision to rewrite the process, stating that error rates went down and upload performance greatly improved. (Read more on InfoQ)