Adding Click functionality in List View – onItemClickListener()

This entry is part 34 of 50 in the series Android Development Primer

This entry is part 34 of 50 in the series Android Development PrimerIn the previous posts we saw how we can, in a number of ways populate out List Views. However, most of the times just populating and displaying List Views aren’t enough. You must have seen that in most of the applications, we can […]

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List View using Array Adapters – Part III : Using Custom Row Layouts

This entry is part 33 of 50 in the series Android Development Primer

This entry is part 33 of 50 in the series Android Development PrimerTill now we have been using Android’s default row layout for populating the ListView. It might sometimes become necessary to use one that satisfies our needs, thereby creating a custom row layout. As I had said in my earlier posts that there are […]

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List View using Array Adapters – Part II : Using ListActivity

This entry is part 32 of 50 in the series Android Development Primer

This entry is part 32 of 50 in the series Android Development PrimerIn the previous post, I showed you how to create a ListView and populate it with elements of a String array. If you can recall, we used a regular activity in the process. By regular activity I mean that our Java class extended […]

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Content Providers in Android

This entry is part 30 of 50 in the series Android Development Primer

This entry is part 30 of 50 in the series Android Development PrimerOne of the most striking features of Android is Content Providers. In a sentence, Content Providers consist of a centrally located database in Android that helps applications use the data from other applications or those provided by Android itself. A very comprehensive article […]

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Network Access in Android Applications

This entry is part 29 of 50 in the series Android Development Primer

This entry is part 29 of 50 in the series Android Development PrimerIn all the earlier posts throughout this tutorial section, we’ve been dealing with standalone applications i.e. ones that require no network access. But with the ever growing Android market and competitive applications on the play store, there will be times when you will […]

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Introducing Android Debug Bridge – Part I

This entry is part 27 of 50 in the series Android Development Primer

This entry is part 27 of 50 in the series Android Development PrimerAny development work invariably involves the use of terminals. There are many who find the terminal much more fascinating than the GUI. This post is mainly targeted towards those. However, those who are not so much into command user interface, also need to […]

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Databases in Android using SQLite – Part III

This entry is part 26 of 50 in the series Android Development Primer

This entry is part 26 of 50 in the series Android Development PrimerTill now, we have restricted ourselves to very simple databases and hence we declare and define the database inside the Main Activity itself. However, this is mostly not the case. Often times in your application you would want to keep your Database and […]

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