Android Tutorials

How to create live templates in Android Studio/Intellij IDE

Live Templates

We all agree with the fact that the Android studio has come a long way to be called as one of the best IDE when comparing with other IDEs but very few among us know about the hidden secrets that are available for the developers. So we will see: How to  create live templates in Android Studio/Intellij IDE Well first […]

Continue reading »

How to fetch current location using Fused Location Provider Client Api in Android

How to fetch current location using Fused Location Provider Client Api in Android

Fetching user current location is now the most basic trend in Android apps because this helps the app to display the custom preference based on their local preference.So now we will see “How to fetch current location using Fused Location Provider Client Api in Android.” For fetching the user’s current location Google came up with https://developer.android.com/training/location/receive-location-updates But the demo and approaches are […]

Continue reading »

Top 10 tools to increase Android developers productivity

Top 10 tools to increase Android developers productivity
Top 10 tools to increase Android developers productivity Top 10 tools to increase Android developers productivity

For Android developers today we will see the list of tools which will increase your  personal productivity while developing Android app. So lets start with: Top 10 tools to increase Android developers productivity. We will list tools which every Android developer require while developing Android app and also need this tools on daily basis which covers all the fields.So lets […]

Continue reading »

Top 10 free Android libraries for app development in android studio

Top 10 free Android libraries for app development in android studio

Whether you are new to Android or an experienced developer, everyone needs advice on resources or new libraries to improve and simplify development life.So here we will list the Top 10 free Android libraries for App development in Android studio. To summarize in short we all agree with my observation that why we need libraries for developing our Android applications. […]

Continue reading »

GOOGLE IO 2017 HIGHLIGHTS ANDROID DEVELOPER

GoogleIO2017

Hello Friends, This year’s Google IO is Christmas in advance with very exciting announcements. Today first of all we will see the features list I have compiled . Lets see Google IO 2017 highlights android developer. GOOGLE IO 2017 HIGHLIGHTS ANDROID DEVELOPER KOTLIN: It’s Official Now KOTLIN is now officially supported language for developing Android apps.Its challenging and exciting to […]

Continue reading »

How to configure or setup email/ web mail account on an Android device

Set up email on your Android device

Configure or setup company email or web-mail account on your Android device or Thunderbird.   Today , we will see how we can set up or configure the email account on your Android device such as web-mail account. Here we will use Gmail app because in new mobile phones email app is not there so we have to configure using Gmail […]

Continue reading »

Call api using Volley library Demo

http://www.askfortricks.com/2017/04/call-api-using-volley-library-demo/

Call rest API using Volley in Android The very basic requirement in developing the Android application is “Api Integration” and fetch the details. For calling the Api we need the android networking library to interact with the web services and get the response from Api. One such library is Volley which is developed by Google to handle Api calls. Volley […]

Continue reading »

How to create custom view in Android and apply the custom font from xml.

Create custom textview or edittext with custom fonts

Hello Friends, After searching hundreds of answers related to creating the customtextview or edittext I came up with my implementation to efficiently create custom view so that we don’t have to assign typeface from java code. And I call it efficient because once I came to scenario related to creating multiple fragments inside FragmentStatePagerAdapter and I wasted days solving the problem […]

Continue reading »

Android Push Notification using Firebase Cloud Messaging.

Firebase Cloud Messaging

Firebase Cloud Messaging Implement Android Push Notification using Firebase Cloud Messaging service Hello Friends we all know about push notifications which inform us about something new service integrated in the app or some new features updated in the existing app. Most common are Instagram follows, likes and recommendations and it goes the same way for all applications. Google Cloud Messaging […]

Continue reading »

Reverse engineer .apk file & decompile Android app

decompile android apk

Reverse engineer .apk file & decompile app. Today we will see how to reverse engineer .apk file & decompile app. Note: This post is just for curiosity or educational purpose.please don’t use it in any illegal activities. What is apk file? Any Android app is made up with combination of bunch of resources,configuration files which constitutes one application just like […]

Continue reading »
1 2