SDK 2.5.3 Download Links


The Android SDK release includes the SDK as well as the Journal sample app.

In the app module’s build.gradle file –> under “dependencies” –> add the line:

compile 'com.outbrain.obsdk:obsdk:2.5.3'

Journal Sample App

Journal Sample App

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SDK 2.5.3

  1. AdChoices support.

  2. Simpler code flow:

    2.1 Removal of Outbrain custom browsers.
    2.2 Unified paid recommendations navigation flow.

  3. Multiple technical improvements, mainly in networking and threads management.

  4. SDK code is updated to support Android 8.0

  5. GDPR compliance (via click on Outbrain logo).

SDK 2.2.0

HTTPS support for all networking requests.

SDK 2.1.1

Remove Chrome Custom Tabs API level dependency from the SDK code due to API levels stability issues.

SDK 2.0.x

SDK 2.0.x contains a comprehensive set of optimization capabilities that will support a better experience and engagement for the app users

For full description of the new version please visit here

Using Chrome Custom Tabs

Opening recommendations (based on an SDK response) with Chrome Custom Tabs enable Outbrain to serve in-app marketers attribution needs and hence drive additional demand for in-app recommendations while keeping a good user experience.

Widget Viewability Analytics

Adding Outbrain Widget viewability integration to the app widget UI enable Outbrain to optimize the recommendations served for the application and to drive a better engagement.

For full description of the new version please visit here