Simon Codrington, May 10
Taking a Ride with Android Auto
Simon Codrington takes a look at Android Auto, Google's attempt to connect your phone with your car.
Jay Raj, May 06
Easy App Publishing with React Native and Siphon
Jay Raj looks at Siphon, a tool that makes publishing React Native apps easy.
Kumar Animesh, Apr 22
How to Create an iOS Style Swipe Button for Android
In his first article for SitePoint, Kumar Animesh shows Android developers how to create an iOS style swipe button for Android Apps.
Valdio Veliu, Apr 19
Adding Dropbox to an Android App
File storage is an essential feature for an Android app. In this tutorial Valdio Veliu shows you how to add the Dropbox API for cloud storage.
Wern Ancheta, Apr 13
Authentication in React Native with Firebase
Wern Ancheta adds authentication to React Native apps using Firebase.
Aldo Ziflaj, Apr 12
Starting Android Development, Creating a Todo App
Are you looking to get started with Android development? Where better to start than with a time honoured ToDo app tutorial?
Wern Ancheta, Apr 08
Image Recognition with the Google Vision API and Ionic
Wern Ancheta uses the Ionic framework and the Google Vision API to create an image recognition app.
Valdio Veliu, Apr 06
Add Elegant Maps to Your Android App with MapBox
Mapbox is open source SDK for pixel-perfect vector maps that promises the render speed and smoothness of a video game. If you are interested in integrating map functionality in your apps then Mapbox is a choice worth considering.
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Deivi Taka, Mar 16
Quick Tip - Gradle and How It Works with Android Studio
Deivi Taka looks at Gradle, a popular build system for Java that is also part of Android Studio and gives us a quick overview of how it works
Theodhor Pandeli, Mar 15
Retrofit, a Simple HTTP Client for Android and Java
Theodhor Pandeli covers Retrofit, an HTTP client Library from square that helps Android and Java developers make network calls easier and quicker
Joyce Echessa, Mar 11
Creating a Cloud Backend for Your Android App Using Firebase
With Parse shutting in January 2017, Joyce Echessa looks at alternatives, such as using Firebase as a cloud backend for your Android app.
Ada Ivanoff, Mar 08
The 11 Best Tutorials on Mobile Design
Ada Ivanoff highlights 11 of her favorite tutorials on mobile design for iOS, Android, cross-platform and mobile web designers.
Donald Dragoti, Mar 01
Quick Tip: Installing the Android SDK
There are many ways to install the Android SDK depending on how you want to develop your apps. Donald Dragoti rounds up the options.
Ariel Ben Horesh, Feb 26
Build Cross-Platform Android and iOS UIs with Xamarin Forms
Xamarin is a cross-platform development solution for creating Android and iOS apps. Ariel Ariel Ben Horesh looks at it's form component for creating UIs.
Chris Ward, Feb 24
Migrating Your Android or iOS App from Parse
With Facebook shutting their Parse service, Chris Ward looks at how to migrate your iOS and Android apps from the hosted service.
Valdio Veliu, Feb 23
Inclusive Android Interfaces with Custom Accessibility Services
Custom Accessibility Services for Android allow a developer to create inclusive interfaces for all users and Valdio Veliu shows us how to create our own.
Theodhor Pandeli, Feb 17
Crash Reporting an Android App with Crashlytics and Fabric
Theodhor Pandeli looks at how the Crashlytics library, a part of Twitter's Fabric, can help identify common crashes in an Android app.
Jon Shaffer, Feb 12
Quick Tip: Installing React Native
React Native is one of the hottest cross platform mobile development frameworks around, Jon Shaffer presents a comprehensive guide to installing it.
Rico Zuñiga, Feb 05
Using C and C++ Code in an Android App with the NDK
The Android NDK allows developers to use C and C++ code in their apps and Rico Zuñiga walks us through the advantages, disadvantages and usage.
Valdio Veliu, Jan 20
Animating an Android Floating Action Button
Valdio Veliu shows how to animate that most popular of components in Google's Material Design, the Floating Action Bar.
Wern Ancheta, Jan 19
Build an Android App with React Native
Wern Ancheta shows us how to use React Native to create an Android app based on the Pokemon Pokodex that even reads results to you!
Dennis Williams, Jan 15
The 7 Best Resources for Web and Mobile App Animations
Dennis Williams looks at 7 of the best resources for creating animations to bring dazzle and delight to your mobile web and native apps.
Theodhor Pandeli, Dec 16
Authentication and Sharing in Android with the Google+ API
Theodhor Pandeli looks at using the Google+ API in an Android app to provide authentication and social sharing features.
Valdio Veliu, Dec 11
Streamlining Mobile App Databases with Realm.io
Valdio Veliu looks at Realm.io, a promising replacement for storing app data that promises to streamline, speed up and simplify your development process.