Android SDK

  • Apps-for-Android gets 3 new code samples: graphics & download

    Android developer Jack Palevich has released three new open-source samples on the official project blog, two giving insight on how best to implement the OpenGL ES 3D graphics APIs, while the last is an example of a downloader. 

    September 11, 2008 • Views: 524

  • Android Photostream App

    Google just announced a new open source sample application called Photostream.  Photostream has been added to the aapps-for-android project, and it’s available for you to test drive. Photostream is a simple photos browser

    September 4, 2008 • Views: 565

  • Congrats to Winners of the Android Developer Challenge I

    Google officially announced the winners of Android Developer Challenge.  Out of 50 teams of finalists, 10 teams received a $275,000 award each and 10 teams received a $100,000 award each.  Congratulations to everyone. $275,000

    August 29, 2008 • Views: 727

  • Google explains Advanced Bluetooth & GTalk API omissions

    After the news of the latest Android SDK release, Google came in for some criticism over a number of APIs the company removed and that, as a result, would not be present in the eventual Android 1.0 platform.  Headlines suggested

    August 25, 2008 • Views: 415

  • Android Roadmap updated; Developer Challenge II news in Q4

    Google has updated its Android roadmap with more information for developers, including details on the upcoming second round of the Developer Challenge.  Following this week’s release of v0.9 of the Android SDK, the next

    August 19, 2008 • Views: 275

  • Android SDK v0.9 released: GUI, app & stability improvements

    Google have released version 0.9 of their Android SDK, with some significant usability, GUI and other improvements.  Key is the replacement of the cluttered program screen, as seen in earlier builds, with a freshly cleared

    August 19, 2008 • Views: 497

  • Jason Chen answers questions about Android

    Right after the Google IO keynote on Tuesday, I rushed off to attend the press conference and as result missing the first few Android sessions.  It’s a good thing that Ed Burnette of ZDNet, we have a few more questions

    June 3, 2008 • Views: 582

  • Google Android Application Market

    A question came up during the Android Fireside chat regarding Android application distribution system. “We’ve thought about it. It would be a great benefit to the Android community if there’s a place people can go to

    May 31, 2008 • Views: 609

  • Meet the leads for Android platform

    Android Fireside Chat is a Q&A session that is often considered the best part of Google IO, as it gives developers a chance to ask what’s on their minds as well as talk to the product engineering teams. Come tell the

    May 30, 2008 • Views: 461

  • Google IO: Android Community will be there – are you going?

    Hey everyone – I just got my Google IO registration email this morning.  I’m planning on attending and providing coverage (video and blog) the following sessions in addition to the keynote at 9:30AM on 5/28.  If

    May 19, 2008 • Views: 527