The most-read Android development TechRepublic posts this year feature tips for newbies and experienced app developers. Thanks to our Android App Builder bloggers and readers for your contributions this year. Let us know what topics you'd like to see cover here in 2013.
The accelerometer is a hardware sensor used to detect a shake motion. William Francis shares the accelerometer code that he uses in his Android apps.
Android fragmentation might be just what the Market ordered. Ken Hardin has the details.
After purchasing and using a Sony Tablet S, William J. Francis is sold on the idea of Android fragments. His tutorial shows how to create a functional fragment-based UI.
Learn three ways to get your Android phone display onto a large overhead screen so you can show off your killer app during your next demo or presentation.
Kyle Miller provides mobile developers with instructions on how to integrate Facebook logins into their Android applications.
Mobile developer William J. Francis demonstrates how easy it is to consume a RESTful service from your Android device.
Every app store takes a cut of a developer's sales. Find out how much of the earnings usually go to the app store and when you can expect a payment.
Learn how to customize the Android UI SeekBar widget by following this tutorial by mobile developer William Francis.
William J. Francis covers Android development basics, such as the necessary tools to get started and a typical project hierarchy.
The Android 4.0 CalendarContact class is a welcome and long overdue addition to your programming arsenal. This tutorial is a brief introduction to the class.
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