Vipul Patel

115 articles

How Gradle Works in the Android Build System

Introduction There are various world-class build solutions available for developers. Ant and Maven come to mind for Java developers, but as any Android developer would...

Understanding Mapping Apps on the Android Platform

Introduction Modern applications increasingly are becoming location sensitive. If you open any mobile Web site or applicable, you can invariably notice that you are asked...

Creating Google Glass Applications

Overview If you are looking to build a smart application, look no further than Google Glass, the hi-tech wearable that is changing the world. Google Glass...

Android Performance: Creating a Responsive Android App

Introduction Like other major operating systems, Android has the concepts of threads and each application/process has a main thread. The main thread is super critical to...

How Android Debugging Works

Introduction Developers should understand how the platform works to write applications that deliver the best possible experience on the targeted platform. In this article, we...

Understanding Android Versioning

Introduction All developers dream of their application's success. The best applications are those that learn continuously from the feedback and fix the issues in the...

Android Data Binding Tutorial

Introduction Most applications typically work with data. Until recently, Android developers had to write a lot of code because of no first-class platform support for...

How To Create Project Layouts in Android Studio

World-renowned artists are known not only for their art, but also how for they leverage their tools. For Android developers, that tool is Android...

Working with Android View Animation in Apps

Introduction Do you want to build transition effects in your application? If yes, read on. Android has first class support for animation that developers can...

Top Android Emulators to Drive Maximum Reach for Your Android App

Figure 1: The Android logo The Android platform is diverse. There are about 1.3 billion devices running various versions of the Android platform. This...

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