In the app I’m working on I make use of the ViewPager class which is only available in the compatibility package from revisions 3 upwards.
0 replies - 4411 views - 01/21/12 by Mark Needham in Articles
I’ve been trying to adapt my Android application to fit into the structure of the RobolectricSample so that I can add some tests around my code but I was...
1 replies - 3736 views - 01/20/12 by Mark Needham in Articles
Which are the best tools for designing for Android? I have
my favorites but I'd really love to hear about tools you use and your
1 replies - 3555 views - 01/20/12 by Juhani Lehtimaki in Articles
Since I started out on mobile app development, I've been a big fan of Appcelerator. Just today they've announced an expansion into Europe, as well as adding to...
1 replies - 3063 views - 01/19/12 by James Sugrue in Articles
As I mentioned in a previous post I recently wrote some code in my Android app to inform a BroadcastReceiver
whenever a service processed a tweet with a...
0 replies - 3661 views - 01/19/12 by Mark Needham in Articles
It thought I'd write a follow up to my previous post about Android back button
to clarify my stand on it and explain my point of view a little...
0 replies - 3254 views - 01/19/12 by Juhani Lehtimaki in Articles
All Android phones must have a back button for them to be certified as
Android devices. Most phones, until recently, ship with physical back...
1 replies - 3870 views - 01/18/12 by Juhani Lehtimaki in Articles
Google has just announced Android Design guidelines. This is a huge step
forwards for the platform! I urge everyone to head to the site at:...
2 replies - 6338 views - 01/13/12 by Juhani Lehtimaki in Articles
One thing I wanted to do in the little application I’m working on was
send data to other apps on my phone using the ‘share via’ dialog which
1 replies - 6456 views - 01/12/12 by Mark Needham in Articles
is a very simple pattern that is not very widely used yet but I believe
it will be soon. The idea is very simple, and not even new, but...
1 replies - 3710 views - 01/12/12 by Juhani Lehtimaki in Articles
I want to be able to get the tweets from my timeline into my app
which means I need to authorise the app with Twitter using OAuth.
The last time I tried...
1 replies - 6786 views - 01/10/12 by Mark Needham in Articles
I’ve been playing around a little bit today with writing an Android
application and while for the majority of the time I’ve been deploying
0 replies - 3590 views - 01/07/12 by Mark Needham in Articles
In my continued attempts to learn how to write an Android application
I came across a problem with character encoding when trying to load
some text into a...
1 replies - 4176 views - 01/06/12 by Mark Needham in Articles
The Android platform doesn't have strong guidelines for how the apps should
look and function. Google had made it clear from the beginning that they
1 replies - 7655 views - 12/20/11 by Juhani Lehtimaki in Articles
Does anyone still remember when Internet advertising was in it's most
annoying. That was when browsers hadn't yet have evolved to protect
1 replies - 4248 views - 12/14/11 by Juhani Lehtimaki in Articles