11 posts tagged with “android

Allowing Internet Permission (Android)

February 13, 2019

Whenever you start a new Android project, you may notice that it wont make any network calls. This is because you must include in your the…

Easily pass data between Activities in Android

February 07, 2019

Android has this idea of in order to pass specific data between Activities. Intents are typically a little bit tricky to understand but…

Understanding how to use with in Kotlin

February 04, 2019

Kotlin has many useful tricks that makes developers lives a lot easier. For example, using is super useful for changing multiple…

Understanding the different Android Dimension units

January 25, 2019

One of the most common android questions is; . Android has four different dimension units: , , and . Let's get a better understanding…

Easy Peasy Merge Sort in Kotlin

January 23, 2019

Merge Sort is an efficient, comparison oriented, general-use sorting algorithm. In many different interview scenarios, you will be asked to…

Leveraging Null Safety in Kotlin

January 17, 2019

One of the biggest annoyance in Java is always having to deal with . Looking at any large Java code base, you are bound to see the the…

Simplify assigning properties with Apply in Kotlin

January 15, 2019

Kotlin has this nice apply function that is an extension that allows you to set multiple properties at one time. It returns itself after…

Understanding Ranges in Kotlin

January 14, 2019

Often times we need to create a loop, however in many different languages to define a range varies. In Kotlin, there are few ways we can…

How to deserialize JSON using GSON (Java)

January 11, 2019

GSON helps deserializing JSON objects easily to POJO. Install Java to JSON JSON to Java Sample JSON Create Model Deserialize

Manual install APK to Android Emulator for faster builds.

January 08, 2019

Sometimes Android Studio can add a lot of overhead and you may want an easy way to generate an app's APK via the command line. Maybe you're…

Easily make REST calls in Android using Retrofit

January 07, 2019

For those who are new to Android Development, the first major complication is making a network call. If you look at the Android Developer…

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