Yup it’s been a while, but hey! it’s new year resolutions time, am i right? Ok so, today I’d like to share some coolness about the manifest merger tool . It let’s you do some interesting things, among them Placeholder support. What does this mean exactly? Simply put, it lets you tokenize values within your manifest
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The last app I had the privilege of working on released back in early december! We’ve updated our TD Ameritrade Mobile app for Android, making it more powerful and easier to use. Third-party research is now available, so you can investigate new trade ideas. We’ve added more news sources, giving you more ways to track
If you’ve ever worked with the Action Bar apis you’ll probably agree that it’s not the most fun to work with. I have seen a fair share of projects now using ActionBar Sherlock which is great and all (especially for the backwards compatibility) but that doesn’t really save you from needing to understand many of
This is a cool trick that will allow you to view the source of your android-support library (Compatibility package). Here’s what you need to do Make sure you have the correct version of ADT. You need to be on ADT 20 or later. Go here to get the latest ADT installed. Add the support library to
The viewHolder pattern is great for making your listViews feel more responsive. Examples abound. It seems to work great up until you start doing more complex things with it. Things can get a bit tricky once you have more than viewType that your adapter needs to provide. Consider this code: package com.oner.test; import android.app.Activity; import
UPDATE: This was written prior to the release of Android Lint, so it’s no longer really necessary. Running lint will do the same thing. Design changes! They happen all the time. At least they do on our project, and let’s face it, designers don’t always stick to naming conventions meant to prevent asset duplication. In
I fully intend to do this in the near future, so I wanted to post it here to remind me. How to Install Ice Cream Sandwich ROM on Motorola Droid X.
Hi, I’m pleased to announce the release of Hot Text on the Android Market! This is my first personal app. It was especially fun because I worked on it with my beautiful wife and the help of her awesome sister! I’m real proud of this one and I hope you all enjoy it :) https://market.android.com/details?id=com.qtcstation&feature=search_result#?t=W251bGwsMSwyLDEsImNvbS5xdGNzdGF0aW9uIl0.
How To Properly Set SVN svn:externals Property In SVN Command Line. Wanted to shout out to this post now that it’s the third or fourth time I end up using it as reference while messing around w/ svn externals. Thanks Artem Russakovskii!
Quite a mouthful eh? During my web days I became very attached to Charles as part of my development toolset. It was a sad day when I discovered it was difficult to get it to work with either the emulator, much less a phone. My first attempt circa Android Froyo (2.2) yielded no success. It’s