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Android Developers — Discuss developing Android applications using the Android SDK. Get help with troubleshooting apps, advice on implementation, and strategies for improving your app's speed and user experience.


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Android XML janvi 4:16 AM
Making menu-key menus stay open all the time. Tobiah 7/10/14
Does the count of download of a transferred application (from one developer account to another ) kept? nemo 7/10/14
App memory vs extornal memory rahul kaushik 7/10/14
Infinite ObjectAnimator decreasing framerate progressively…¿why? saex 7/10/14
Compass Reading - proper implementation. Nathan 7/9/14
How to list my app as Wearable compatible? Tommy 7/9/14
Android GCM without a 3rd party server (Device to Device push notification without 3rd party server via GCM) MS 7/9/14
DisplayInfo and Detecting WiFi displays Moshe Kravchik 7/8/14
well when tracking location ON GOOGLE MAP eg every 5sec, what technique should use? lselwd 7/8/14
What do you think of this? vicky 7/7/14
Beta testing of APK installation on real device smoogli 7/7/14
Samsung S3 performance issues with ScrollView and Fragments narkis 7/7/14
[CTS]libcore.javax.net.ssl.SSLEngineTest#test_SSLEngine_getSupportedCipherSuites_connect FAIL JerryZhang 7/7/14
Is it possible to set imeOption area disable/enable on soft keyboard? Hiko 7/6/14
Problem with actionbar/overflow bar when phone has soft navigation keys Damien Cooke 7/6/14
Is there a difference between selecting 'Managed' or 'Unmanaged' in version 3 InApp purchase product creation firebreather 7/4/14
Regarding android wear and auto sourabh 7/2/14
Is it possible to track mileage with the GPS on the phone? Dan Cha 7/2/14
Demo Code For Clock with Auto-Location? Jake Colman 7/2/14
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