6 COMMENTs
Mobile
Patrick Catanzariti, Nov 23

How to Prototype Beacon Apps with Estimote and Evothings

Patrick Catanzariti explains how to use Evothings and Estimote beacons to prototype a Bluetooth Beacon mobile app.
50 COMMENTs
Mobile
Theodhor Pandeli, Nov 20

Integrating the Facebook API with Android

In Theodhor Pandeli's first post for SitePoint, he looks at integrating the Facebook API into Android apps for login, profile information and posting.
Mobile
Ethan Damschroder, Nov 19

Learn Android NFC Basics by Building a Simple Messenger

Ethan Damschroder looks at incorporating reading and writing NFC tags into Android apps
1 COMMENT
Mobile
Aleksander Koko, Nov 17

Alcatraz, the Package Manager for Xcode

Aleksander Koko takes a look at Alcatraz, the missing plugin manager for Xcode.
1 COMMENT
Mobile
Patrick Catanzariti, Nov 16

Gesture Control via the Myo Armband in Node.js

Patrick Catanzariti explains how to use gesture control in Node.js applications via the Myo Armband and its npm module.
7 COMMENTs
Mobile
Charles Costa, Nov 13

The Ethics and User Experience Behind Programming Cars

Charles Costa looks at the user experience and ethical issues behind programming the coming wave of self-driving cars.
7 COMMENTs
HTML & CSS
Alexis Ulrich, Nov 12

An Introduction to Google’s Accelerated Mobile Pages (AMP)

Alexis Ulrich takes a dive into a new page speed initiative by Google: Accelerated Mobile Pages, or AMP.
2 COMMENTs
Mobile
Michele Tameni, Nov 11

Lists and Grids for Displaying Data in Sailfish OS

Michele Tameni looks at common techniques for displaying data in Sailfish OS using Lists and Grids.
7 COMMENTs
Mobile
Deivi Taka, Nov 10

Adding GeoLocation and Maps to Windows Phone Apps

Deivi Taka looks at adding maps and geolocation functionality to Windows Phone Apps.
2 COMMENTs
Mobile
Mohammed Safwat, Nov 05

3 Options for Sharing Data Between iOS Apps and WatchKit

In the final part of a short series, Mohammed Safwat looks at three options for sharing data between WatchKit Extensions and parent iOS Apps.
20 COMMENTs
Mobile
Joyce Echessa, Nov 04

Google Play Services for Location and Activity Recognition

Joyce Echessa looks at using Google Play services for recognising user location and activity in apps.
4 COMMENTs
Mobile
Elio Qoshi, Nov 03

Bringing Firefox OS to Smart TVs

Elio Qoshi looks at Mozilla's recent broadening of Firefox OS into smart TVs, looking at design principles and starting with development for the platform.
2 COMMENTs
Mobile
Patrick Catanzariti, Nov 02

How to Add Images into Your Pebble Watchfaces

Patrick Catanzariti covers how to include images in Pebble apps across the three Pebble platforms, Aplite, Basalt and Chalk.
3 COMMENTs
Web
Zack Wallace, Oct 30

13 Tips on Designing and Building Apps More Efficiently

Zack Wallace shares 13 tips that will help you design and build apps more efficiently.
2 COMMENTs
Mobile
Cate Lawrence, Oct 30

Creating Wearables? Here Are 6 Ideas to Consider

Cate Lawrence looks at 6 ideas for those creating or thinking of creating wearables in todays most hyped but misunderstood tech market.
9 COMMENTs
Mobile
Aldo Ziflaj, Oct 27

Streamline Android Java Code with Kotlin

Aldo Ziflaj looks at Kotlin, a Java-like language for Android development that fits right into current IDEs and offers many advantages.
2 COMMENTs
Mobile
Patrick Catanzariti, Oct 26

How to Use Pebble's New Dictation API

Patrick Catanzariti provides guidance on using the new Pebble Dictation API with a demo that sends dictated messages to Slack via IFTTT.
110 COMMENTs
Programming
Srinivas Rao, Oct 26

How to Build an AR Android App with Vuforia and Unity

Srinivas Rao goes through the entire process of building an augmented reality app for Android in Unity with Vuforia, without writing a single line of code!
6 COMMENTs
Mobile
Chris Ward, Oct 23

Watch: Understanding Android and Java

Android development uses the popular Java programming language. In this video we look at the basics of Java and the additions that Android brings to it.
2 COMMENTs
Mobile
Abbas Suterwala, Oct 23

Sharing Functionality between Android Apps with AIDL

Abbas Suterwala looks at using AIDL for sharing functionality between Android apps and services, perfect for developers with multiple apps.
11 COMMENTs
Mobile
Valdio Veliu, Oct 20

Volley, a Networking Library for Android

Valdio Veliu looks at Volley, Google's standard library for network requests that takes care of a lot of the hard work for you.
8 COMMENTs
Mobile
Narayan Prusty, Oct 16

Storing Local Data in a Cordova App

Narayan Prusty looks at the plugins and APIs available for storing local data in a Cordova App and creates an application to demonstrate.
18 COMMENTs
Mobile
Cate Lawrence, Oct 14

Can Wearables for Women Unite Creators and Consumers?

Cate Lawrence tackles the subject of wearables for women and wonders if the new wave of devices will finally unite creators and consumers.
85 COMMENTs
Programming
Patrick Catanzariti, Oct 12

Building a Google Cardboard VR App in Unity

Patrick Catanzariti covers in detail how to put together a Google Cardboard based VR app in Unity using the Google Cardboard Unity SDK.