To incorporate the platform-specific SDK methods, we had to export Java code (for Android) as libraries and then import them into a Xamarin.Forms project.
Snackbars show lightweight feedback to users and are easy to set up. This tutorial shows a basic case, action handling, and UI customization for Android.
In this post, I’ll discuss a few ways to pass data between Activities using Intents, including passing primitives, Strings, and object types.
Text editors are great at just that–editing text. For large projects, I would recommend looking into an IDE. You might be surprised what you discover.
Tips and tools for writing comprehensive Espresso tests for an interface that uses a RecyclerView on Android.
Are you thinking about developing a mobile app? Here are current mobile phone statistics and resources for up-to-date numbers.
Akka can be tricky to get working on Android. I found a ProGuard configuration that made it work for me using Scala.
RubyFlux statically compiles Ruby into Java. It has awesome performance and runs everywhere Java does with no runtime dependencies, but it isn't done yet.
Many mobile apps try to bridge a connected and offline experience. This inevitably leads devs to common practices when dealing with data and views.
Android apps have so many different devices they should run on, but how do you share the APK files with other devices? Dropbox to the rescue!
The platform documentation for building an Android APK is sparse. Here's a complete example of how to build an APK for yourself if you should require it.
In most cases, a BlackBerry app delivers less value per development dollar than a similarly featured iPhone or Android app.