Using local Android library packages (aar)

Tutorial By 4 weeks ago

There were two things that had me excited with the release of the preview version of Android Studio. The first was the move away from Eclipse to IntelliJ, and the second was Android library packages

Listening to bluetooth connections

Tutorial By 3 months ago

In this quick tutorial I’m going to lead you through listening for bluetooth connections and disconnections on Android using a BroadcastReceiver.

Google Glass GDK – Introduction to terminologies

Guides | Tutorial By 3 months ago

To learn GDK, first you have to understand the basic concepts and UI components. Once you understand these, things will start to make sense. Before i start explaining anything i would like to tell you

Does the Galaxy S4 deserve the bad rap

Reviews | Thoughts By 3 months ago

The Galaxy S4 has been copping quite a lot of flack over the last couple of months as higher powered devices are pushed out in time for the christmas rush. I’ve heard the lag word

Nexus 5 First Impression

Reviews | Thoughts By 4 months ago

My colleague already had it for long before i get it so i had a chance to play with it for a little while but not much. But that gave me an idea about what

Reasons why i switched to Nexus 5 from Galaxy S4

Reviews | Thoughts By 4 months ago

I used S4 for about 6 months before i switched to Nexus 5 and there are many good reasons why i did that which i am going to talk about in detail in this blog.

Aviate app review

Reviews | Thoughts | Uncategorized By 5 months ago

Few days back i came across a blog about top 20 good looking apps on Android. One of them was aviate launcher and as i like to try new things, i thought lets give it

Chromecast Review

Reviews By 7 months ago

When Google announced the Chromecast it was a smashing publicity success. In less than an hour it was front page news on all large tech sites, and every second G+ page was theorising about the

Game Review – Asphalt 8 Airborne!!

Reviews | Thoughts By 7 months ago

So Gameloft finally released the 8th edition of their well known and most played game title on any device – Asphalt 8, the arcade racing game. I was eagerly waiting for this edition because i

How to setup external sqlite database for an Android app.

Guides | Tutorial | Uncategorized By 8 months ago

In this blog we will be talking about importing pre-existing database to an app. I learned it through an another blog but while i was doing it i found some tricks that wasn’t mention in