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[MEGA DEAL] Java Essentials for Android Course (61% off)

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Master the Language Behind Android Apps with a University Professor! Hey fellow geeks, This week, on our JCG Deals store, we have an extreme offer. We are offering the Java Essentials for Android Course for only $34 instead of the original price of $89, yeap that is a massive 61% off. Understanding Java is the cornerstone of building great apps ...

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Android vs. iOS Development

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What platform to choose for development? Well, you’ve come to conclusion to start developing mobile applications and can’t help doing it. The problem is it is quite difficult to decide what platform to choose for development. Both Android and iOS have their pros and cons and choosing one of them depends also on your personal feelings to Apple’s products or companies ...

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Android HTTP library: Handle HTTP, JSON, Images

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When we develop an Android app, usually we have to connect to a remote server to get information. The connection usually is based on HTTP protocol because it provides a simple mechanism to transport information. Moreover, almost all platforms provide a set of API based on HTTP and it is very common the scenario where an Android app needs to ...

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Ceylon on Android

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In my last post, I explained how you can use Ceylon in Apache Cordova to write applications for every mobile platform, including iOS and Android. This time, with many apologies for writing it late (“next week” turned into next month), I will explain how to use the Ceylon IntelliJ plugin to write native Android applications in Ceylon in Android Studio. ...

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The Complete Android Developer Course

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Top-Rated Instructor Rob Percival Will Take You from Coding Novice to Ninja with 31+ Hours of Training Hey fellow geeks, This week, on our JCG Deals store, we have an extreme offer. We are offering The Complete Android Developer Course for only $17 instead of the original price of $199, yeap that is 91% off. You get Instant digital download ...

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How to get started with Android development

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Learning how to build a mobile application is a good project to improve your programming skills while learning to work in a different environment than the desktop or a web browser. You can get started without worrying about a large stack, making it easy for a beginner to pick it up and start playing with quickly. Building applications with the ...

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Kotlin + Android First Impressions

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I am a huge Android fanboy, and have been one ever since the Nexus One came out. The Android OS has evolved so much and into so many variations. Almost a year ago, one of the Android developers I follow on Twitter was pushing for Kotlin to be the main language for Android. What was more interesting was it was ...

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How To Read Your Passport With Android

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As I’ve been researching machine readable travel documents, I decided to do a little proof-of-concept on reading ePassports using an NFC-enabled smartphone (Android). The result is on GitHub, and is based on the jMRTD library, which provides all the necessary low-level details. As I pointed out in my previous article, the standards for the ePassports have evolved a lot throughout ...

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2 Android Studio productivity tips you MUST know

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This post will handle frequent tasks one usually do in Android Studio: Modifying layout XML files Observing logcat output If you do that actions, make sure you aware of the below tips. Modifying layout XML files When modifying XML layout files, one has to decide the ultimate decision: Which view to use – Design or Text view? Design view provides you a good visual presentation ...

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