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Google Developers Agency Spotlight Presents: Mutual Mobile

3 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 […]

Android Developer Story: Reigns – Winner of the Google Play Indie Games Contest

3 months ago
Watch François Alliot, Game Developer and the winner of the Google Play Indie Games Contest in Europe discuss his experience of being an indie game developer and the story behind his hit game Reigns. Get the game from the Google Play store: goo.gl/mvQFnt Find out more about last year’s contest and stay tuned for news […]

Introduction to Android Things

3 months ago
Dave Smith (google.com/+DaveSmithDev) introduces the Android Things platform, the first version of Android supported by Google that enables developers to build their own production devices and maintain them at scale. Learn more about the Android Things SDK at developer.android.com/things and join our community at g.co/iotdev. Subscribe to the Android Developers channel here: goo.gl/vLYDU

GDD Europe ’17 Highlights

3 months ago
GDD Europe ’17 was packed full of great talks, codelabs, instructor lead courses, networking opportunities, and much more. If you missed the event, check out this recap. Also, we recorded all the sessions – you can find them here: goo.gl/6BFfHv Google Developer Days (GDD) are global events showcasing the latest developer products and platforms from […]

Notification Updates in Android Oreo

3 months ago
Notification Channels: goo.gl/2iyGTx Notification Badges: goo.gl/PxZ9tN Android Oreo introduces several key updates to notifications, including notification channels and notification badges. Notification channels are collections of associated notifications. Each notification has a channel, and users can set preferences for each notification channel via the app’s settings. Notification channels are especially important because they are required for […]

Modularizing Your App (GDD Europe ’17)

3 months ago
Modularizing your app helps you deliver the smallest APK to your users, which is critical for building instant apps and helpful for attacking emerging markets. Hear from Ben Weiss on how best to achieve this. Watch more Android talks at GDD Europe ’17 here: goo.gl/5uBFFR Check out the ‘All Sessions’ playlist for the rest of […]

Performance Tooling (GDD Europe ’17)

3 months ago
Perf matters, and this year Google Play and Android Studio have delivered all-new tools to help diagnose performance issues to keep your apps fast and smooth. In this video, hear from Wojtek Kaliciński all about Android performance tooling. Watch more Android talks at GDD Europe ’17 here: goo.gl/5uBFFR Check out the ‘All Sessions’ playlist for […]

Android Adaptive Icons

3 months ago
Adaptive icons, introduced in Android-O, are a new way to deliver your application’s icon which will be masked by user’s devices; making all of the icons on it more coherent. Developers supply separate foreground and background layers allowing devices to perform interesting visual presentations and animation. Providing an adaptive icon is straightforward and will help […]

Diving into O and the Support Library (GDD Europe ’17)

3 months ago
In this video, Dan Galpin and Lisa Wray take a close look at Android O with the Support Library, taking a deeper look at physics-based animation and other features to make your apps work, look, and feel better than ever. Watch more Android talks at GDD Europe ’17 here: goo.gl/5uBFFR Check out the ‘All Sessions’ […]

Enroll in Google Play App Signing to Secure Your App Keys

3 months ago
We’re now offering an app signing service on Google Play that can help you if you lose or compromise your key. For existing apps, it requires transferring your app signing key to Google Play. For new apps, we can generate your app signing key. Once enrolled in app signing, you sign your APK with an […]

Android Developer Story: Zalando improves performance via app quality refinements

3 months ago
Watch Rushil Dave, Senior Product Specialist and Meritxell Rivera, Android Developer, discuss how the company has improved user experience and key revenue and engagement metrics by investing in app quality for their Zalando app. Learn more best practices to plan and build a high-quality app on Google Play: goo.gl/SSTq8x Download Zalando from the Google Play […]

EmojiCompat

3 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 […]