Videos

EmojiCompat

2 months ago
With the EmojiCompat library, part of the Support Library 26, your app can get backwards-compatible emoji support on devices with API level 19 and higher and get rid of the blank square characters. To use EmojiCompat, initialize the library when the application starts, by using downloadable or bundled fonts. Start supporting emojis in your text […]

What’s New in Support Library v26

2 months ago
Support Library v26 comes with a lot of new features, specifically: fonts as resources and downloadable fonts, access to backwards compatible emoji support via the new EmojiCompat library, the ability to allow the text size of your TextView to expand or contract automatically to fill its layout, the option to implement animations driven by physics […]

AR Experiments: Explorations in Augmented Reality

2 months ago
AR Experiments is a site that features work by coders who are experimenting with augmented reality in exciting ways. These experiments use various tools like ARCore, an Android SDK that makes it easier to create new AR experiences. We’re featuring our favorite projects to help inspire more coders to imagine what could be made with […]

Android Oreo Background Execution Limits

2 months ago
Android Oreo introduces important background execution limits that all developers should be aware of, such as not being able to freely launch services from the background and restrictions on implicit broadcast receivers. See how these changes affect apps and best practices for updating your apps. If you’d like to learn more, check out the documentation: […]

What’s New in Android Oreo for Developers

2 months ago
Android Oreo is available to consumers. Here’s a summary of what you need to know to make sure that these early adopters have a great experience, along with ways to enhance that experience with new O features and the support library. goo.gl/X4CGFR goo.gl/rOJEa7 Subscribe to the Android Developers channel here: goo.gl/vLYDU #androido #develop

Transport Tracker Solution for Google Maps – Geocasts

2 months ago
Create a Transport Tracker to track and manage moving assets like buses or delivery trucks. An Android app captures the location of your vehicles and stores it in a Firebase Realtime Database. A map built with the Google Maps JavaScript API provides realtime visibility of your vehicles, routes and schedules. More at: developers.google.com/maps/solutions/transport-tracker/ Check out […]

Life of a Certification Student

2 months ago
JP Souchak introduces the Associate Android Developer (AAD) Certification by Google. The AAD Certification is intended for developers who can display typical skills of an entry-level Android developer. By earning the AAD Certification, developers can get recognized for their skills and advance their careers. There are several steps in the process towards becoming an AAD: […]

Android Developer Story: Playdemic drives user engagement and revenue with live ops on Google Play

2 months ago
Watch Paul Gouge, CEO & Co-founder and Gareth Jones, Head of Production discuss how the company has utilized live ops to continuously engage players and grow their business on Google Play for their top game Golf Clash. Download Golf Clash: goo.gl/UyoOHj Learn more best practices to improve engagement and revenue on Google Play: goo.gl/sXmUow Check […]

Creating a Custom Renderer for Xamarin.Forms

2 months ago
In this episode of Gur.Codes(); I will show you how to create a custom renderer in your Xamarin.Forms project. Code for this video can be found here: github.com/jfversluis/GurCodesCustomRenderer Find me on Twitter @jfversluis or mail gerald@verslu.is and please subscribe!

Android Developer Story: Viki uses subscriptions to build a sustainable business

2 months ago
App developers are always looking to build sustainable and predictable revenue streams. Watch Alex Chan, Senior VP of Product and Engineering at Viki, a Singapore-based video app, explain how subscriptions with Google Play billing have helped them expand paying audiences globally and improve monetization from emerging markets. Check out more Android Developer Stories here: goo.gl/snnWNf […]

The Developer Show (TL;DR 079)

2 months ago
TensorFlow Serving 1.0: goo.gl/E2hUUW International Conference on Machine Learning: goo.gl/cTXneX Nearby Connections 2.0: goo.gl/giLzUx Estimating Available Storage Space: goo.gl/FyRcoA Firebase Conditional REST Requests: goo.gl/wBVB8N Go Contributors Summit: goo.gl/T3ira7 The Developer Show is where you can stay up to date on all the latest Google Developer news, straight from the experts. Have a question? Use #AskDevShow […]

Google Developers Agency Spotlight Presents: Mutual Mobile

2 months ago
Mutual Mobile is an emerging tech agency that develops breakthrough digital applications for a more connected world. For Mutual Mobile, a great product is an intersection between art, humanities, and technology. Check out what makes them proud of their job! In this video, learn more about their team, culture the personality of their company and […]