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8 ways the Galaxy S8 is objectively better than the iPhone 7

by Kris Carlon 2 days ago157 comments

Galaxy on Fire 3: why it dares to have an ending

by Scott Adam Gordon 21 hours ago8 comments

Have phones become too expensive?

by Robert Triggs 3 days ago118 comments

Samsung DeX review – can your smartphone replace a PC?

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41 articles

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, 201626

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
 
 

Java tutorial for beginners, part 2

In part 2 of our basics of programming in Java series we'll explore conditional statements, arrays and more!
by Adam SinickiApril 14, 20162

Google allegedly eyeing Swift to usurp Java

Google is currently studying Swift to take much of Java's role, but if that is the case, it’s going to be a long road to Swift dominance.
by John DyeApril 8, 201671

Google’s use of Java in Android is worth $9.3 billion, according to Oracle

Google is being sued by Oracle for $9.3 billion for its use of Java APIs in Android, an internal Oracle report reveals. Not surprisingly, Google is contesting the damages claim.
by Kris CarlonMarch 29, 201640

How to write an Android CPU benchmark tool (part 2)

In this second installment of the benchmark series, we look at adding more tests to our CPU benchmark tool and demonstrate using threads to make your apps more efficient! We'll also see ...
by Adam SinickiMarch 25, 20162

How to write an Android CPU benchmark tool (part 1)

This is part one of a two-part series showing you how to create your own CPU benchmark app using SHA-1 encryption and other algorithms.
by Adam SinickiMarch 15, 20164

Java tutorial for beginners

To write your own Android app you are going to need to do some programming. The language of Android is Java, and this tutorial will help you get started.
by Gary SimsMarch 14, 201612
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