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Polar M600 review

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Best Android phones (December 2016): our picks, plus a giveaway

by Team AA 3 days ago739 comments

Moto puts smartwatch development on the back burner

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These are Google Play’s best apps and games of 2016

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37 articles

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 MullisOctober 12, 2016

Reactive programming with RxAndroid

Reactive programming is an exciting way to write programs. Learn how to use RxJava and RxAndroid to write a simple Android app.
by Obaro OgboAugust 26, 20163

I want to develop Android Apps – What languages should I learn?

Developing Android apps can be rewarding, both personally and financially. Assuming you have a certain level of technical knowledge then it is possible to develop Android apps yourself. ...
by Gary SimsJuly 29, 201654

Developing for Android vs developing for iOS – in 5 rounds

This article takes a (largely) unbiased look at the strengths and weaknesses of developing for Android and iOS respectively. Which is easier? Which will make you the most money? And how ...
by Adam SinickiJune 9, 201630

Google beats Oracle: Android is ‘Fair Use’

Today, after three days of deliberation, a jury in San Francisco federal court found that Android’s usage of 37 Java APIs is protected by fair use.
by John DyeMay 26, 201626

Google back in court today against Oracle, deciding the copyright status of Android APIs

Google and Oracle are heading back to court today, this time to decide the copyright status of the 37 Java APIs used in Android and any potential damages.
by Kris CarlonMay 9, 20163

Java vs C app performance – Gary explains

Java is the official language of Android, but you can also write apps in C or C++ using the NDK. But which language is faster on Android?
by Gary SimsMay 3, 201624

Roundup! The top 10 (mostly) free resources for learning Android app development

A rundown of some of the best free resources for learning Android and compares them with computer science majors. What's the best way to become a developer?
by Adam SinickiApril 27, 20163

Java tutorial for beginners part 3 – Importing classes, try blocks and more!

In part 3 of this series we'll learn how to import additional classes and use try blocks and maps. By the end we'll have a functioning user login screen and you'll be ready to start ...
by Adam SinickiApril 27, 20161

A 10 day program to create your first Android app

How to build your first Android app in 10 days. From the initial ideation to publishing to the Play Store, just follow the steps!
by Adam SinickiApril 25, 201617
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