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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Robyn Tippin, Apr 05
5 Alternative App Stores to Sell Your Apps
Robyn Tippin looks at 5 alternative app stores to sell your apps.
Elio Qoshi, Mar 23
Exploring Ubuntu Phone UI Elements
Elio Qoshi looks in detail at the UI elements at the heart of Ubuntu Phone design guidelines.
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.
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.
M. David Green, Feb 25
Why Choose Scrum for Web and Mobile Development
Agile development expert M. David Green discusses the benefits of managing your development project using scrum.
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.
Patrick Haralabidis, Feb 21
An Introduction to Swift 2.0 for iOS and OSX
Here is a brief guide for getting started with Swift, Apple's new programming language announced at WWDC.
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.
Wern Ancheta, Feb 16
Creating an Imgur App with NativeScript
Wern Ancheta creates an imgur clone app to demonstrate the features and performance of NativeScript for cross platform app development.
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.
Deivi Taka, Feb 02
Displaying Collections of Items on Windows Phone
Deivi Taka shows how to create collections of items on Windows Phone for displaying long data sets.
Wern Ancheta, Jan 26
Fast, Lightweight Data Storage for Cordova Apps with LokiJS
Wern Ancheta looks at using LokiJS with Cordova based apps for fast and light data storage.
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.
Cate Lawrence, Jan 06
Creating Mobile Money Solutions for the Developing World
Cate Lawrence looks at how developers can create mobile money solutions for the developing world.
Jaykishan Panchal, Dec 28
How Enterprise App Development Can Improve Your Business
Jaykishan Panchal looks at how tackling the complexities of enterprise app development can be beneficial for your development business.
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.
Wern Ancheta, Dec 15
Using Socket.IO and Cordova to Create a Real Time Chat App
Wern Ancheta looks at creating a real time chat app based on Cordova, Ionic and Socket.IO
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.
Chris Ward, Dec 08
iOS and Android Programming with Go
Chris Ward looks at the possibilities for Native iOS and Android programming with Go and wonders if the language is a viable alternative.