Android

Indexing Android Apps

App Indexing App Indexing lets Google index mobile apps just like websites and show your app’s content in mobile search results. In other words, if you perform a Google search on a mobile device the search results will not only include the web pages, but also your mobile app,  irrespective of whether or not the...

Frame Animation In Android

I remember my childhood days when I used to draw images of a man walking, on different pages of my book. I then used to flip across the pages which used to give me an illusion of a small video clip. It was my favorite passtime in those days. I am sure most of us...

Making a BIG Difference

Did you know that every time you donate blood, you could save the lives of at least 3-4 people? When a patient is in need of blood that isn’t available, it becomes a life and death situation. Ideally most hospitals try reaching out to the public in such instances. But in this social media era,...

Twitter integration with Android app using OAuth

The idea behind this post is to illustrate how to integrate Twitter with an Android app. I have also included a demo where OAuth is used to authenticate the user and send tweets from the Android app. OAuth is open standard used to authenticate and share user resources and information of a site to a...

Android 101

This article is a step by step guide to start with application development in Android. Application development in Android platform is done using Java programming language. And the application are run by Dalvik Virtual Machine on Android devices. The DVM is optimized for mobile devices. Developing applications in Android: Application development in Android can be...