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Flattening The Stack

Android has limits as to how complicated its GUIs can be; Android 1.5 tightens these limits. Learn how to deal with one such limit in today's episode of Building 'Droids!

Resource Roundup: Snips and Snails

Want to find bite-sized code samples of Android application development techniques? Learn more about AndroidSnippets.org in today's episode of Building 'Droids!

Call To Action: Distributed Build Gurus Wanted

The Android community is looking for a few good people with experience setting up or managing tools like tinderbox or BuildBot. Intrigued? Read more in today's Building 'Droids!

Wake Up with the Alarm

Confused about how to implement a "cron"-style service in Android? Trying to figure out how to keep the device from falling right back asleep? Learn about these and more in today's episode of Building 'Droids!

Ask Not What Android Can Do For You…

In a sea of "desired features, improvements, and upgrades you would desire to see in a future Android release", we have lots of people asking what Android can do for them. What we need are more people asking what they can do for Android.

Market Maneuvering: Cross Your Niches

Some Android applications will be relevant only to Android users. Other applications may be relevant to other market niches, niches that should be part of your marketing efforts. Learn more in today's installment of Building 'Droids!

Getting More Elbow Room

While the T-Mobile G1's 320x480 screen is a luxury to those who developed apps for less-spacious screens, it always seems like you could use...

Too Many Bits for DDMS

If you're like me, you do your Android development outside Eclipse and therefore rely upon the full range of the Android toolkit, from activitycreator...

It’s In The Mail

Learn how to send an email from your Android app in today's episode of Building 'Droids!

Tabs With Intents

See how to embed activities inside of tabs in an Android TabView, in today's episode of Building 'Droids!

Rotational Forces, Part Five

Learn how to have your application's screen be rotated just based on the position of the device, rather than based on the keyboard, in today's episode of Building 'Droids!

Rotational Forces, Part Four

Learn how to prevent Android from rotating your activity's UI, in today's episode of Building 'Droids!

Enabling the Ecosystem: Mogees, Part Two

This post, following yesterday’s Part One, continues our interview with David Li, CEO and co-founder of Mogees. AG: Does Mogees' SDK come with anything to...

Enabling the Ecosystem: Mogees, Part One

Learn more about Mogees, a way to get paid for your Android applications, in an Enabling the Ecosystem interview in today's episode of Building 'Droids!

Rotational Forces, Part Three

Learn yet another approach to handling rotation events in your Android application, in the conclusion of our three-part rotation series, in today's episode of Building 'Droids!