Eclipse ADT 22.6 Preview Released
This preview version includes support for language features like the diamond operator and multi-catch, along with new lint rules and many bug fixes.
Reduce your application memory footprint using the onTrimMemory(int) callback
Cyril Mottier shows developers how they can trim the unneeded memory retained by your process depending on its current “memory state”.
Today’s AndroidDev and AndroidDesign Protip from Roman Nurik is about adding background protection for system UI chrome when using KitKat’s translucent decor flag.
Neither Microsoft, Nokia, nor anyone else should fork Android. It’s unforkable.
Peter Bright discusses how canning Windows Phone and using Android would be a huge mistake.
TextClock Version 2 – Part 6
Part 6 of the TextClock Version 2 Android app tutorial.
DevBytes – “Just for Us” App VIDEO
Still scrambling for a Valentine’s Day gift this year? Surprise your Valentine by creating an Android app just for them!Still scrambling for a Valentine’s Day gift this year? Surprise your Valentine by creating an Android app just for them!
Android Developer Story: Kiwi, Inc. VIDEO
Check out our latest Android developer story, this one with Kiwi, Inc., creator of Shipwrecked: Lost Island, Monsterama Park, Hidden Object: Mystery Estate, and others.
Optimizing Graphics Protip
Today’s AndroidDesign Protip from Roman Nurik is about aiming for fewer PNGs and more XML.
This Week in Android Development – February 10th 2014 VIDEO
Rich Hyndman shares what’s new this week in Android Development for February 10th 2014.
Android upgrade report card: Grading the manufacturers on KitKat
Three months after KitKat’s release, how are the various Android manufacturers faring when it comes to upgrades? The grades are in — and they aren’t all good news.
Android design fails: 12 stupid sins that need to stop
JR Raphael shares 12 bad Android design habits that should have died out years ago but refuse to go away.