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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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Master Gradle dependency management with Kotlin + buildSrc for Android

kotlin_build_src

Master Gradle dependency management with Kotlin + buildSrc for Android If you find your Gradle file too much cluttered and not organised properly then this post is for you.However it depends on developers that how they manage their code but most of the time due to strict deadlines we don’t care about the most important part “build.gradle”. The task gets […]

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Kotlin KTX -set of extension for Android app dev

Kotlin_KTX

KOTLIN – KTX Kotlin KTX is nothing but a  set of extensions designed to make writing Kotlin code for Android more concise, idiomatic, and pleasant. Android KTX provides a nice API layer on top of both Android framework and Support Library to make writing your Kotlin code more natural. Currently in preview, Android KTX provides an API layer on top […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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Call api using Volley library Demo

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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 […]

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Get location in Android using Fused Location Provider Api

How to get location in Android : Fused Location Provider Api

How to get location in Android : Fused Location Provider Api Hi…Today if we see the current application trends then there is huge requirement of tracking or knowing location related activities of user. Note : FusedLocationProvider api is deprecated from Google Play services version 11.6.0 release. You can read it here: https://developers.google.com/android/reference/com/google/android/gms/location/FusedLocationProviderApi FusedLocationProviderClient is new way to fetch the user […]

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ABCD of Android Marshmallow : Learn whats new in latest Android Marshmallow

Hello Friends, As an Android phone user and a developer I am too much excited to share with you the latest features available in Android Marshmallow. The Android Marshmallow developer preview was recently launched at Google I/O 2015 in San Francisco.Lets have a look on the features: 1.App permissions: These feature will make the life of user very easy because […]

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