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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 Studio tutorial for beginners

Succeeding Eclipse as the main IDE, Android Studio has come along way since its introduction in 2014. Here is an introduction tutorial for beginners.
by Alex Mullis4 weeks ago5

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 MullisJanuary 31, 20172

Pushbullet for Android – what is, how does it work?

Pushbullet sets out to unify the mobile and desktop spaces, with notifications, file sharing and more. Find out how to become a notifications guru with this essential guide.
by Alex MullisJanuary 14, 2017

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, 20171
 
 

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, 201624

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, 20165

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
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