Dialog`s for Android: Chapter two – Simple Dialog Here we have an example of Dialog in Android, much similar to previous example for Alert Dialog explained in my previous post, but more customizable. In this tutorial we are going to create one very simple dialog box with only title, andRead More →

Dialogs for Android: Chapter one – Alert Dialog In this topic we are going to discuss a little bit about the Alert Dialog used in Android applications, and in this post we are going to describe the simple Alert Dialog and further more the more complex Alert Dialog. First, theRead More →

Android service is one of the four main application components, Activity, Service, Brodcast Receiver and Conten Provider. A Service is a component that runs in the background to perform long-running operations. For example, a service might play music in the background while the user is in a different application, orRead More →

Web View implementation Web View is used to help us display a web page in our application without the need to call another application, like web browser, to show designated web page. This android feature can be explained simply as headless browser with no or limited functionality. This web viewRead More →

What is fragment? It is a activity inside activity screen. In very simple terms, fragment is similar as an activity screen, but the only difference between them is that fragment cannot live outside its parent activity. Lets put it this way, we can have one activity screen like, let’s say,Read More →

Simple how-to-do left side navigation drawer with toolbar and items in it which are clickable and move you to another activity (screen), or whatever you like to do with them. First we will need a Home Activity (screen) and Home Activity layout for holding the navigation drawer layout, items inRead More →

Splash Screen creating from another perspective The other way of creating the Splash Screen is more fast and without using messy layout and splash screen activity files (.xml & .java) This is a simple example how this is implemented: First you don’t need to create a separate layout file forRead More →

SPLASH SCREEN ACTIVITY An Android app takes some time to start up, especially when the app is first launched on a device. A splash screen may display start up progress to the user or to indicate branding. This one is used when your activity is doing something in background whileRead More →