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How to Use Loaders in Android

How to Use Loaders in Android | Android Development for all | Scoop.it
Loaders are Android's preferred way to access data. They load data asynchronously and notify listeners when they are ready. This blog post shows how to use them.
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Why Android?

Why Android? | Android Development for all | Scoop.it
Occasionally I take same time out from our regular routine and talk javapapers meta information and this is one such article. I have started writing more on Android and I will discuss about it now.
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Android UI Patterns: Creating Custom Android Styles, the Easy Way

Android UI Patterns: Creating Custom Android Styles, the Easy Way | Android Development for all | Scoop.it

At first I want to tell you that I am not a graphical designer and I don't poses the skills to create beautiful UIs. This guide is to the tools we have available for us and how to use them. I will leave the selection of the colors and styles to people who understand it better than I do.

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Android UI Patterns: Tips for Android Tabs

Android UI Patterns: Tips for Android Tabs | Android Development for all | Scoop.it

Tabs are one of the most used and also most useful UI components of mobile UIs. They provide quick and easy access to different parts of the app. On Android apps tabs come in many forms. In some cases the tab design is copied from other platforms and in some cases they're using an outdated design of old Android versions

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Android - Load images from web and caching - TechnoTalkative

Android - Load images from web and caching - TechnoTalkative | Android Development for all | Scoop.it

Problem: How do i load images from web and caching (storing images inside local storage)?

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Load image from web & cache

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The Ultimate Android Library | TechnoTalkative

The Ultimate Android Library | TechnoTalkative | Android Development for all | Scoop.it

Alexandre Gherschon has created a portal for finding out useful Android libraries, github resources. I am sure it would help Android developers a lot.

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Android Voice Recognition Tutorial - Java Code Geeks

Android Voice Recognition Tutorial - Java Code Geeks | Android Development for all | Scoop.it

You may have heard about the “ Google Now project” where you give the voice command and Android fetches result for you. It recognizes your voice and converts it into the text or takes the appropriate action

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Checking Intent Availability in Android | Grokking Android

Checking Intent Availability in Android | Grokking Android | Android Development for all | Scoop.it

Intents are probably Android’s most powerful tool. They tie together loosely coupled components and make it possible to start Activities that are not part of your own app. Using intents you can delegate to the Contacts app to select a contact or you can start the browser, share data and so on.

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Android UI Patterns: Fluid UI - Wireframing for Android

Android UI Patterns: Fluid UI - Wireframing for Android | Android Development for all | Scoop.it

Fluid UI is an amazing online tool for wireframing that has support also for Android. You can easily build rapid prototypes with it. It even allows you to link the pages together and simulate the UI interactions.

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Why is There no Configuration by Default for Android Search? | Grokking Android

Why is There no Configuration by Default for Android Search? | Grokking Android | Android Development for all | Scoop.it

If you use Android search a lot you will have noticed that you write the same lines of code again and again. You have to configure two things to make Android’s search work:

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Clean Code in Android Applications | SpringSource Team Blog

Clean Code in Android Applications | SpringSource Team Blog | Android Development for all | Scoop.it
Let's say you wake up one morning, and think, Hey, I'm going to build an Android app today. First off, good choice!
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Android Notifications

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In this tutorial we shall learn about different types of notifications in android. Following are the three types of android notifications, Toast Notification – Shows message that fades away after a few seconds.
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Parsing JSON on Android

Parsing JSON on Android | Android Development for all | Scoop.it
Hey everyone, Now a days when people talk about transferring data through HTTP requests, two popular data formats come to mind: JSON and XML. In earlier posts, I’ve written a little about XML...
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Android UI Patterns: Mark Allison - Basic Action Bar

Android UI Patterns: Mark Allison - Basic Action Bar | Android Development for all | Scoop.it

Mark Allison, the author behind the awesome Styling Android blog, has just finished a five part series of introduction to Android Action Bar. I strongly recommend reading through his posts.

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Programming Mobile: Android and Jenkins: Continuous Integration

By using Jenkins, it’s pretty easy to get a Continuous Integration server set up with an Android project. But before you dive into setting up the software itself, it’s very helpful to have some basic concepts on a few different types of software that you will run into.

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Android - Dashboard design pattern

Android - Dashboard design pattern | Android Development for all | Scoop.it

Before reading this article, please learn the prerequisites mentioned above so that you can have better idea for the implementation of this solution which i am going to discuss here. Do you know what is Dashboard pattern exactly?

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Android Manifest

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Sometime back I wrote a tutorial on Android hello world and lots of friends asked for more on Android. With respect to Android I share the same passion with you my friends. I want to write some good android apps and put it in Google store.
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Android: File transfer with asmack and Openfire - Java Code Geeks

Android: File transfer with asmack and Openfire - Java Code Geeks | Android Development for all | Scoop.it

I have seen many peoples struggling from file transfer in asmack – Android build environment and patches for smack...

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Android Quick Tip: Formatting Text with Html.fromHtml() | Grokking Android

Android Quick Tip: Formatting Text with Html.fromHtml() | Grokking Android | Android Development for all | Scoop.it

Android offers you the possibility to easily format text with HTML markup. Thus it’s easy to create text like this:

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Android UI Patterns: Android Action Bar Style Generator Adds a Preview

Android UI Patterns: Android Action Bar Style Generator Adds a Preview | Android Development for all | Scoop.it

The already awesome Android Action Bar Style Generator is now even better. You can now see a preview of the generated style right on the website.

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Android - bulk pins on MapView - TechnoTalkative

Android - bulk pins on MapView - TechnoTalkative | Android Development for all | Scoop.it

Finally I am Done with the R&d for plotting bulk pins on mapview. Actually i was having a task for plotting 200-300 pins.
Problems i was facing? Yes i was able to plot all the pins whether 200, 300 or any numbers. But the problem i was facing is the Smoothness while i scroll the map.

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Android Tutorial: Adding Search Suggestions | Grokking Android

Android Tutorial: Adding Search Suggestions | Grokking Android | Android Development for all | Scoop.it

In this tutorial I am going to cover search suggestions. It’s the second and last part of a tutorial on Android search. In the first part I covered the basics of how to use the search framework of Android within your app. If you haven’t read it yet you might want to do so now.

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Android Tutorial: Adding Search to Your Apps | Grokking Android

Android Tutorial: Adding Search to Your Apps | Grokking Android | Android Development for all | Scoop.it

Search on Android is a big topic. On every device’s homescreen is the Quick Search Box by default, older devices even had a dedicated search button.

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