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.
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.
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
Aleksander Koko, Nov 17
Alcatraz, the Package Manager for Xcode
Aleksander Koko takes a look at Alcatraz, the missing plugin manager for Xcode.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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!
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.