Follow along and go through the necessary setup on mobile and wearable devices as well as configurations on Android Studio.
Android Programming Section Index
In this article, we will learn how to draw objects such as lines and circles on Google Maps in Android applications.
Map markers make it easy to identify a location on a map. In this article, we will learn how to add map markers on Google Maps programmatically.
Interact with other apps by exchanging data with them. To switch from one Android activity to another, an Android intent must be defined and instantiated.
Learn how to build an Android application that uses Google Maps.
In this article, we learn how to build an Android application that uses Google Maps.
In this article, Android enthusiasts will learn the basics about the WebView control and use it in a simple Android application.
Join the author, Vipul Patel, as he shares tips to boost the performance of your Android apps.
Learn how to develop cross-platform applications with Xamarin and Visual Studio.
Discover where to get the Android Studio download, how different it is from Eclipse, and more to make your development time easier.
Creating apps across the fragmented mobile landscape of Android and iOS has been a challenge. Ionic helps developers create beautiful, high performing apps that work across platforms with the help of Cordova. This article will give you a taste of what you can do with the Ionic framework.
Mobile ADF apps are portable for both iOS and Android powered devices. Read on to learn how to create a simple Android application using Oracle ADF within JDeveloper IDE.
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It is imperative that mobile developers understand how to leverage the benefits of cloud computing for their mobile applications. Read on to learn how to get started using Windows Azure Mobile Services in Android applications.
Do you have an Android application? Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8 offer you new opportunities for expanding your audience, but just how hard is it to port an app? Jeff Cogswell chronicles the real story of just such a port. (sponsored)
Like many other Android developers, you may not be sure what to make of Windows 8 and how it should fit in your plans. Learn some of the best reasons why you should seriously consider bringing your mobile development expertise to bear on the Windows 8 platform.
The mobile landscape is changing, and Microsoft is now gaining market share. If you've already built for Android, learn what do you really need to know to port your application to Windows Phone 8.
Ensure your Android app runs smoothly on devices with different screen sizes, pixel densities and rotation behavior.
Find out how Eclipse's Android refactoring options can help you create and ship your Android apps faster and with less hassle.
Enable your Android app to tap into Android location services, pinpoint a user's location and then do something useful with it.
Android 4.0 added legitimate SDK access to the user's calendar. Learn how to access it in this short tutorial.
Learn 10 Android development takeaways from Google I/O 2012 that will make users love your apps, not just the underlying operating system.
Android app developers often misuse notifications -- annoying users and risking having their apps uninstalled. Learn the do's and don'ts of Android notifications.
Build your first OpenGL ES project in Android.
Learn how to use Android face detection APIs to identify faces in bitmap images.