You can use Android’s search framework to search data on a device as well on the internet.
Our tutorial will show you how to use the SearchView Widget and the Search Dialog to do searches.
Android’s Drag and drop framework enables you to drag and drop data between views.
We’ll show you how to drag an image from one layout and drop it into another.
View Animations include Tween and Frame animations. Frame animations are also known as Drawable animations.
You define the Frame animation in XML and save it as a drawable. The animation is then displayed as a sequence of images in an image view.
You can use Android’s Property Animation system to animate just about anything, not only visual objects.
Property animations modify the properties of an object over time.
Our tutorial app shows you how to animate View objects to give the impression of movement.
There are three types of Android animation:
Our tutorial will show you how to use View animations in your apps
Boost and improve your app’s sound quality!
Use the Equalizer effect to get rid of unwanted sounds or to make certain sounds more prominent.
The SoundPool class lets you load a number of sound clips into a device’s memory. You can then play these sound clips on demand. You can even play a number of sound clips at the same time.
The clips are decompressed and decoded when they’re loaded so there’s no delay when you play them.
Our tutorial shows you how you can use the SoundPool class to play sound clips in your apps
You can use the MediaRecorder class to record audio and video and the MediaPlayer class to playback audio and video.
Our tutorial shows you how to use the MediaRecorder class to record audio and the MediaPlayer class to playback audio.
Android has a number of views like button, image and text views.
What if there are no views that suite your needs? Well, then you can create your own. We’ll show you how.
App Widgets are mini apps that give users immediate access to important functions of an app.
We mostly use App Widgets to display important information about an app on a device’s Homescreen.
You can create your own app widgets. Here's part 2 of our tutorial where we show you how to create and use App Widgets in your apps.