Android Working with WebView

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Credit to Androidhive Android’s WebView allows you to integrate a webpage as a part of the app. WebView comes with all the features that of a desktop browser like managing history, cookies, HTML5 support and lot more. Using webview you can build very cool apps like integrating HTML5 games in the app. In this article […]

Android Floating Widget

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Credit to Androidhive Floating widgets are the views that float over the screen. This view will remain floating on the screen no matter whichever screen you are in. They are very convenient for multitasking as a user can work on other application and control your application for the same time. That means if you are […]

Card View and Recycler View

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Credit to Androidhive CardView is another major element introduced in Material Design. Using CardView you can represent the information in a card manner with a drop shadow (elevation) and corner radius which looks consistent across the platform. CardView extends the FrameLayout and it is supported way back to Android 2.x. You can achieve good looking […]

Getting Started with Material Design

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Credit to Androidhive You might have heard of android Material Design which was introduced in Android Lollipop version. In Material Design lot of new things were introduced like Material Theme, new widgets, custom shadows, vector drawables and custom animations. If you haven’t working on Material Design yet, this article will give you a good start. […]

How to Build Intro Slider

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Credit to Androidhive Adding Welcome / Intro screens in your app is a great way of showcasing the major features of the app. Previously I explained about adding a static Splash Screen to your app. In this article we are going to learn how to add an intro slider to your app where user can […]

Using Shared Preferences

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Credit to Androidhive Session are useful when you want to store user data globally through out the application. This can be done in two ways. One is storing them in a global variables and second is storing the data in shared preferences. The problem with storing data in global variable is data will be lost […]

Android Splash Screen

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Credit to Androidhive Android splash screen are normally used to show user some kind of progress before the app loads completely. Some people uses splash screen just to show case their app / company logo for a couple of second. Unfortunately in android we don’t have any inbuilt mechanism to show splash screen compared to […]

Android Glide Image Library

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Credit to AndroidHive Loading an image from internet is pretty easier using Volley library. But here is a much better solution than volley i.e Glide image library. When compared to volley, Glide wins in lot of scenarios in terms of performance and usability. Below are the advantages of Glide over volley > Supports fetching, decoding, […]

Android working with Volley Library

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Credit to AndroidHive Android volley is a networking library was introduced to make networking calls much easier, faster without writing tons of code. By default all the volley network calls works asynchronously, so we don’t have to worry about using asynctask anymore. Volley comes with lot of features. Some of them are 1. Request queuing […]