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Alex Mullis

Alex Mullis has many years of Android development under his belt with a few apps in the Play Store and is currently majoring in computer science with knowledge of C++, Java, HTML and most importantly, Android.

Alex's Posts

Android NDK – Everything you need to know

The Android NDK allows you to use C/C++ code in your Android apps. Here is our guide to getting started with the Android NDK.
by Alex MullisJanuary 12, 2017

How to install the Android SDK (Software Development Kit)

This guide shows you how to easily install the Android SDK (Software Development Kit).
by Alex MullisNovember 21, 201622

Android App permissions explained

App permissions are built into an app by its developer. So what are app permissions and how does a developer set them? Which ones should be set and why?
by Alex MullisOctober 31, 20162

Genymotion Cloud: Everything you need to know

Genymotion Cloud is designed to allow greater collaboration between team members on large teams with cloud based services allowing for real time code changes, automated app testing and ...
by Alex MullisOctober 18, 20161
 
 

What is CyanogenMod?

CyanogenMod is one of the best known custom ROMs out there, we explain what it is, how to get it and how to install it on your device.
by Alex MullisSeptember 19, 201632

OpenGL ES versus Vulkan, who is the performance king?

How does Vulkan stack up to OpenGL ES 3.1 in graphics and performance? In this article we run multiple tests to determine a winner.
by Alex MullisJuly 29, 201632

How to improve GPS Signal on your Android Device

Sometimes your GPS on your device just is not accurate, here are some ways to improve the accuracy as well as calibrate the compass. It's easier than you think.
by Alex MullisJuly 28, 20164

Action Launcher 3 update brings Google Now integration (root only) and much more

Action Launcher got a nice update today adding Google Now integration for root users, as well as more shortcuts and other features including a new theme and Samsung Knox support.
by Alex MullisJuly 22, 201610

Adobe Photoshop Mix version 2.0 brings improved blending tools, unlimited selective looks and more

Adobe just announced a big update for their image editing app, Photoshop Mix. Included in this update is the ability to have up to 5 layers along with more editing capabilities to take ...
by Alex MullisJuly 20, 201610

Augmented Reality – Everything you need to know

Augmented reality may change the way we go about our day and Pokemon Go is proving that already! Google's Tango and Microsoft's HoloLens are also leading the way, so let take a deeper ...
by Alex MullisJuly 20, 20164
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