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Anu S PILLAI
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Download Manager Download Manager is a system service which allows to handle long-running HTTP downloads in the background and notify the triggering application via a broadcast receiver once the download is finished. It was introduced in Android 2.3. (API…

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Square & Rectangular Layouts In this quick and easy tutorial, we will see how to create Dynamic Square & Rectangular layouts where width is same as height or height is twice the width.  This is totally dynamic and adjust itself. This can be applied on any…

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Rounded Corners In this quick article we will see how to add Rounded corners to Views and Layouts. This can be done on Layout XML or Programatically. Here we will see both the ways.   Rounded Border with Transparent Inside Create an xml inside Drawable…

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ViewPager Tabs In this tutorial focussed on beginners we will see how to create a VIewPager with Tabs in Android. The ViewPager Tabs setup is pretty simple and discussed below. The Sample Source Code is available at the end of this article. ViewPager…

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Darken StatusBar In this quick snippet we will see how to programatically darken StatusBar and improve the appearance of your app layout. It is fairly simple to do and works only on Android Lollipop and above. Please take a note that: Android 5.0 Lollipop…

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Youtube Player API Using The Youtube Player API we can add or embed a Youtube Player in our app. This can be useful when we don’t want to increase the app size by adding the video files in the Assets folder. We can just stream the video from youtube…

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Checkout this tutorial to fetch active calories and steps using Google Fit API for a particular date.
Google Fit API This tutorial will show a simplified way to fetch Calories burned and steps covered using Google Fit API for a particular date. The previous post does the same but this one is more simplified and less lines of code. If you haven’t set up…

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In this quick and easy tutorial we will see how to set up a Navigation Drawer with Toolbar. The combination of Navigation Drawer + Toolbar is widely used in apps now a days. So lets see how to setup one. Navigation Drawer The navigation drawer is a panel…

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Create a Simple Pedometer and Step Counter in Android

Pedometer In this example we will see how to create a simple pedometer application which will count the steps as we walk or run. Using the step values we may also calculate the approximate distance, pace and calories burned using certain formulas.…

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Set Custom Fonts for TextView and EditText in Android

Custom Fonts In this quick tutorial we will see how to set your desired Custom fonts to the TextViews and EditTexts. These solutions can also be applied for Buttons. There are several ways to achieve this. We will see all of them one by one. Create Assets…
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