Category: Android

Here I’m going to wax poetic about my thoughts about Google’s Material Design. ” .”

Nearly a month has passed since I dipped my toes into the Java world of Android. I won’t go so far as to say the waters have been stagnant. The water isn’t something I’d drink from heartily without some kind …

My Android Development hiking trip thus far Read More »

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For all the shit I give android for its suckage,I have finally found some better understanding for layout. I guess all those years of Flex paid off eventually. My biggest layout beef was overlaying elements. Then I discovered FrameLayout. It’s …

Android is getting a little easier Read More »

I am in no love affair with Android development, that much should probably be clear at this point. I’ve picked up Java and some Android over the past two weeks. I have figured out quite a bit – and know …

Android’s MediaPlayer. Hmm. Read More »

If you’re like me and use many different tools, getting to them might take a tiny bit getting to. You might use Alfred (which is incredible), or you may use Spotlight in Mavericks or even better in Yosemite. You may …

A Mac OS X Finder trick for developers Read More »

I have recently found myself needing to learn new languages, namely Python and then Android (Java). I wasn’t expecting to need to learn them, but after learning Objective-C for Cocoa Touch and Cocoa, knowing AS3, HTML5 – JavaScript, PHP, etc. …

Python. Android. Read More »

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HTC thinks it has a shot of creating their own OS to better compete in the Chinese mobile market. Android is the most widely used OS in China, and HTC makes a lot of money by using it, they would …

HTC to create their own smartphone OS? Read More »

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Another video “review” of Flash running on Android 2.2. This one comes from IntoMobile. Scrolling to me still looks kind of choppy… you’ll notice that the content doesn’t seem securely anchored to the page that is being scrolled. That’s a …

Another Adobe Flash 10.1 with Froyo video “review” Read More »