Cyanogen exited the market over the holiday weekend, releasing a statement that nightly builds will be discontinued no later than New Year’s Eve 2016.
Dec 27, 2016 2:08:22 PM
With every release of Android, there comes a myriad of new features and Android Nougat 7.1 is no different. One of these new features is App Shortcuts. App Shortcuts allow the user to access primary actions in your app straight from the launcher, taking the user deep into your application, by long pressing on your app icon. Users can also pin these shortcuts to the home screen for even quicker access to your app’s primary actions. In this tutorial, we’ll cover how to boost your user’s experience by implementing App Shortcuts in your app.
Dec 13, 2016 10:44:21 AM
If you have used any Android open source libraries (and you absolutely should since we should never reinvent the wheel), I’m sure that you’ve seen this before on Github.
Shameless self promo for my Ticker library
There are many documentations across the web regarding this topic, but most of them are geared toward general Java libraries and hard to decipher through since not all of the steps are necessary for an Android project. In this post I will try to simplify the process and outline the things specific to publishing an Android project so you can focus on the more important stuff.
Dec 9, 2016 5:46:19 PM
AnDevCon is loaded with special events, including, for the first time, Fireside Chats: An Android Career Panel. While the Fireside Chats aren't new to the program, the topic is and will highlight three leading Android developers in the community. The event will take place at the Hyatt Regency San Francisco Airport on Wednesday, Nov. 30, at 7:00 pm, immediately following the Networking Reception.
Nov 21, 2016 9:56:00 AM
For Android developers looking for an easier way to deliver live to Android TV, Google has released the TV Input Framework (TIF). The framework provides an API for manufactures to create TV Input Modules, as well as live TV search and recommendations, to make it easier to meet regional digital TV broadcast standards.
Nov 10, 2016 10:01:34 AM
Topics: Android TV
Women in technology has been a hot-button topic for some time now, and it’s not losing steam any time soon. Fortunately, there is a ton of support for women looking to get more involved through groups such as Women Who Code (WWCode), a global nonprofit organization dedicated to inspiring women to excel in technology careers. If you are interested in learning more about this group, or want to connect with your peers, AnDevCon: The Android Developer Conference is having a Women in Android Luncheon on Wednesday, Nov. 30, from 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm at the Hyatt Regency San Francisco Airport.
Nov 8, 2016 10:18:00 AM
Nov 7, 2016 9:31:20 AM
Topics: React Native