Integrating Google Plus in your android app, you can create a simple authentication process where user can directly login to your app using their Google+ credentials. We can also fetch various user information such as user email, name, profile info etc. through this process. Other than authentication process, we can use google+ integration for fetching friend list, sharing content from G+ and posting purposes also. Google maintains an interesting symbiotic relationship with its users, especially users who generate content (UGC) that Google makes use of.
PayPal provides Android SDK that makes it easy for the developers to accept app payments on Google’s mobile phone. The android payments solution accepts both PayPal and Credit card payments. PayPal says that it also offers security features that will allow developers to significantly reduce fraud that they encounter with payments.
Following are the steps to integrate PayPal in android......
SQLite is an Open Source database. SQLite supports standard relational database features like SQL syntax, transactions and prepared statements. The database requires limited memory at runtime (approx. 250 KByte) which makes it a good candidate from being embedded into other runtimes.SQLiteDatabase has methods to create, delete, execute SQL commands, and perform other common database management tasks. SQLiteDatabase is the base class for working with a SQLite database in Android and provides methods to open, query, update and close the database.
As we know Tab-Activity is now depreciated in Android, but some time we use it for create simple Tab pages in our application. So today I am going to share tutorial for Tab Host Activity in android. It is a simple tab activity demo, group child activity and pager tab example I will share soon. Hope my blog help you. Please follow step by step my Activity for create simple Tab Layout....
This Android tutorial is to help create bottom tab layout with swipe views in an Android application. Swipe views in a bottom tab layout are for convenience for the user. Swipe adds a real world feel to the tabs. In a previous tutorial we saw about creating a bottom tab layout in an Android application. In an another tutorial we saw about creating swipe views in Android. Now all we are going to do is combine the both and create a simple app that has tabs and swipe able views.
The YouTube Android Player API enables you to incorporate video playback functionality into your Android applications. The API allows you to load and play YouTube videos (and playlists) and to customize and control the video playback experience. You can load or cue videos into a player view embedded in your application's UI. You can then control playback programmatically. For example play, pause, or seek to a specific point in the loaded video. You can register event listeners to get callbacks for certain events, such as the player loading a video or the player state changing.
GPS and network providers are two different ways to get Android device location (latitude and longitude). GPS and network location providers have got their own advantages and we may have to use both in sync. In in-door situations GPS may not provide the location quickly and network location provider is quick. Network location provider uses our mobile connectivity provider and will give the nearest tower location. GPS gives the exact location of where we are standing.
Jsoup is an open source Java based HTML parser that we can use to parse HTML and extract useful information. jsoup API can be used to fetch HTML from URL or parse it from HTML string or from HTML file. Jsoup stands for Java HTML parser. It is an open source java library which provides API for extracting and manipulating data from url or HTML file using DOM, CSS and Jquery-like methods.
Animations to your app interface will give high quality feel to your android applications. Animations can be performed through either XML or android code. In this tutorial i explained how to do animations using XML notations. I will explain how to do the same using android java code in future tutorials. Here i covered basic android animations like fade in, fade out, scale, rotate, slide up, slide down etc.,