Brace Yourselves Android Developers, A New Android Compiler Is Coming
No ImageFragmentation has been a source of frustration for Android developers and consumers for years; now it seems things will get worse before they get better. A new Android compiler is coming, again, and there are some noteworthy developments on the hardware front, which could affect developers.With ... View more
Is Developing For Car Infotainment Systems like Android Auto and Apple Carplay the Next Big Thing?
No ImageWhenever you see a headline that poses a question, the answer to that particular question is usually a big fat no. However, when it comes to software development for next-generation car infotainment systems like Android Auto and Apple Carplay, that's not the case. If you can spare a few minutes, I w... View more
Android M (Android 6.0) For Developers: An Evolutionary Step In The Right Direction
No ImageGoogle announced Android M at its annual I/O dev conference in late May, and the new Android OS is coming to our beloved Android devices later this year. Well, it's coming in case you have a Nexus, otherwise you're at the mercy of hardware vendors and carriers.This, of course, is the biggest problem... View more
Automated Android Crash Reports with ACRA and Cloudant
No ImageMaking a basic Android app is easy. Making a reliable, scalable, and robust Android app, on the other hand, can be quite challenging. With thousands of available devices pumped out from tons of different manufacturers, assuming that a single piece of code will work reliably across phones is naive at... View more