'Android' Tag Index
Getting Started with Android Things Development
Rob Gravelle | Published Apr 26, 2017

Get started working with Google's Android Things and learn how to set up the required hardware and software.

Tags:Google,Android,SD Card,internet of things,system on a chip,Intel Edison,Raspberry Pi 3,Android Things OS,Adafruit Project Kit,GPIO connector
Testing an Android App Using Remote Access and the AWS Device Farm
Deepak Vohra | Published Mar 31, 2017

Use the Android Hello World app to interact with an app on a real device on the AWS Device Farm.

Tags:Android,upload files,APK,AWS Device Farm,AWS service,interactive session,remote access session,network error
How to Reduce the Size of Your iPhone App
CIO Update Staff | Published Jan 13, 2017

Although iPhones are terrific mobile devices, they lack internal storage. Learn to squeeze the max from this space.

Tags:Android,iPhone,Apple,mobile device,on-demand software,Storage Insights,asset slicing
Writing Mobile Java Applications with the Android SDK
Joydip Kanjilal | Published Dec 5, 2016

Take advantage of the Android SDK, a software development kit that enables developers to create applications for the Android platform.

Tags:Java,Android,JDK,emulator,Android SDK,android studio,Android Debug Bridge,mobile app creation,Dalvik Virtual Machine,Java Development Kit,DVM
Creating Bundled Notifications with Android
CIO Update Staff | Published Nov 7, 2016

Read a brief discussion about how notifications differ in Nougat 7.0 from previous versions.

Tags:Android,smartphone,Marshmallow,Nougat,bundled notifications
An Amazingly Easy Way to Consume Android APIs with Retrofit
CIO Update Staff | Published Sep 26, 2016

Learn to use Retrofit to make creating and consuming Android APIs much more manageable.

Creating Basic Notifications for an Android App
CIO Update Staff | Published Aug 22, 2016

Follow along to create an Android notification that your users will appreciate.

Tags:Android,smartphone,application,notifications,Android Virtual Device,NotificationCompat
Understanding Gradle, the Android Build System
Vipul Patel | Published Jun 8, 2016

Review the basics of Gradle, the Android Build System.

Tags:Java,Android,android studio,Gradle,buildset,Groovy DSL
Understanding Mapping Apps on the Android Platform
Vipul Patel | Published May 27, 2016

Learn how to get started building mobile applications on the Android platform using Google Maps.

Tags:Java,Google Maps,Android,Google Maps API,android studio,Map Applications,Java SDK,Java Development Kit,Google Play Services Library