7 Android Menu Libraries


Nothing is worse for a user than getting lost in an app. If they feel like they've hit a dead end or can't get to a place they know is hidden somewhere in the hamburger menu, their love affair with your app will soon be over. Take the time to make everything easier to find with these Android menu libraries.

Jul 6, 2016 2:38:06 PM

Topics: Android Libraries

Eleven user interface Android libraries

When you've nailed you user interface, it barely goes noticed. Your app just feels right. If you miss it, you lose users by the thousands. The good news is you can stand on the shoulders of giants and use what already works. Take a cue from these UI Android libraries to build a stellar UI giving the users a flawless UX.

Jun 22, 2016 3:01:27 PM

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Return of the Progress Bar Android Libraries


Sometimes you have to wait. With these new Progress Bar Android Libraries at least your users can wait in style. We’ve seen some progress in progress bars in the last year. Whether they ascribe to the Material Design guidelines or created their own style these libraries will make the wait worthwhile.

Jun 26, 2015 10:31:11 AM

Topics: Android Libraries

49 More Android Libraries by Category

Sorry we couldn't find 50, but these Android libraries represent the tireless work of the community. Have fun forking, breaking, and making apps with them.









A Fast Scroller for the RecyclerView world!


Apr 29, 2015 10:52:00 AM

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10 Android Database Libraries

Back-end developers get things done, plain and simple. Their work lays the foundation for an app’s success, and it comes with a lot of blood sweat and tears.  Whatever your flavor, NoSQL or SQL these database libraries aim to make that work easier.

Apr 22, 2015 2:12:00 PM

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10 Android Layout Libraries

Apr 8, 2015 3:50:02 PM

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Google Code Shuts Doors

After nine years, Google’s open-source code repository, Google Code, started closing shop today by disabling new projects and announcing the permanent shut down of the service by January 26, 2016.

Mar 12, 2015 3:41:40 PM

Topics: Android Libraries, Android Development

9 TextView Libraries

Text might not be the sexiest aspect of your app, but it might be the most important. They say good design goes unnoticed, and the same goes for text. You only notice it when its wrong. These libraries help you take advantage of TextView and replace some of the string handling it’s missing out of the box. Happy coding!

Mar 11, 2015 2:44:33 PM

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9 JSON Android Libraries

When you need to read data from a web server or index it efficiently you use JSON. One of the better things to come out of JavaScript JSON is a standard. If the standard Android libraries aren’t cutting it for you, these libraries will help you out. There’s no avoiding it. JSON is where you want to BSON.

Feb 25, 2015 9:33:00 PM

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10+1 RecyclerView Android Libraries

Let’s admit it. It took some time to get comfortable with ListView’s eccentricities. When RecyclerView was announced, it triggered a simultaneous sense of dread and relief. Time to put the past in the RearView and take advantage of all RecyclerView has to offer. Improve your layouts and your app’s functionality with this list collection of RecyclerView Libraries.

Feb 19, 2015 1:54:00 PM

Topics: Android Libraries