About Francesco Azzola

I'm a senior software engineer with more than 15 yrs old experience in JEE architecture. I'm SCEA certified (Sun Certified Enterprise Architect), SCWCD, SCJP. I'm an android enthusiast and i've worked for long time in the mobile development field.

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Android app development:weather app with forecast

This tutorial will describe how to develop an android application. In this tutorial we will explore what we need to create an android application and what are the bricks we can use ...
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Android Detect Face

In this post I want to describe how to detect faces in an image using Android. I will use the camera to get the picture and then the app will draws some rectangle around the faces detected ...
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Android HTTP Client : Network error and ConnectivityManager

In this post I will show how to handle connection errors or the situation when the connection changes (i.e from UMTS to WI-FI). In all these cases we have to gracefully handle these ...
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Android UML: Design an App – Part 1

One aspect that was in my opinion not covered in many blogs around, included mine too, it is the process we follow to create our Android app. This aspect is not irrelevant because an ...
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Android Actionbar Drop Down navigation

ActionBar supports different navigation types within activities. We saw in an older post that we can use Tabs to navigate or we can use Drop Down Navigation. In this post we will ...
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Android Studio with android alternative emulator:Genymotion

Moving from Eclispe/ADT to Android Studio I was exploring some alternative configuration to improve my building environment. I came across a nice Android device emulator called Genymotion. ...
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Add a sliding menu with animation to an Activity

I was playing around with animation, layers and so on and i have coded this simple sliding menu. The idea is very simple when user touches the screen and moves up his finger the app ...
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Android AsyncTask ListView – JSON

Many times we need to populate a Listview using an AsyncTask. This is the case when we have to invoke a remote server and exchange information using JSON. In this post i want to go ...
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Android ListView Pull-to-Refresh

In this post I want to describe how to create a custom ListView widget that behaves like Gmail list, so that when you slide down and you are at the top of the list it will be refreshed. ...
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Android Action Bar with Tab

Action bar was introduced from API level 11. In this post I will explain how to create tab in action bar with fragments. The final result is shown below where user can move between ...
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