ARrrrg! How Pirates Boarded the Google AR Android Demo Application
This post will take you on a journey through the land of AR, Java, and pirates, introducing Google’s ARCore and walk through how the author altered it to fit his personal use case through taking an unlimited number of action figures with him without actually packing anything!
Live Computer Vision with OpenCV on Mobiles
Solving problems and making a solution immediately ready for clients is a process. In this blog post, two experienced developers share a quick story about how they discovered a problem, researched it, solved it with a prototype algorithm, and finally connected and deployed this algorithm to production devices across multiple platforms.
Defining a Live Template for Unit Tests
When adding a new unit test, developers need it to be quick as well as adhere to the team’s style on test naming. This post describes how to define a live template in Intellij/Android Studio which can be used to quickly add a unit test in the exact style you prefer.
Harness Your Data with Data Studio Community Connectors
Google Data Studio lets users build live, interactive dashboards with beautiful data visualizations, for free. Community Connectors is a new feature for Data Studio that lets you use Apps Script to build connectors to any internet accessible data source. You can share Community Connectors with other people so they can access their own data from within Data Studio. Read more about this new feature in this post.
Will Google kill Chrome OS and Android in 2018?
The rumor mill says Google is working on an operating system to replace both Chrome and Android. Does that make any sense? Find out the facts in this post about the rumored Fuscia operating system.
5 Amazing Android Apps for Android Developers & Designers
Android developers mostly make apps for consumers but let’s not forget about the amazing developers that create apps for other developers. Antonis Tsagaris shares his top five apps created by developers for developers that are indispensable to his workflow and productivity.
Flutter Hands On: Building a News App
Learn how to use Flutter, google’s new SDK to build a news app. Flutteris a new mobile development SDK brought to you by Google to help you build fast, beautiful, and cross-platform mobile applications using a new language called Dart.
Add this Fancy Alert Dialog to your next project. The custom alert includes three type of pre-defined movements you can use, including pop animation, slide animation, and side animation.
This library allows easy and safer usage of BluetoothGatt in Android. It has also been tested successfully on Android Wear, with the sample included in this repository. It should work similarly on other Android variants such as Android Things.