Android and openness is something we talk about all the time, but the recent developments in the industry point towards inherent flaws with this very premise. Be it from bloggers, political institutions or corporations, Android is seemingly not open enough. The “War on Openness” is ironically becoming an open war, where many players are increasing their stakes and scope to try and land a bigger hold - or at the very least, restrict Google’s - on what is the world’s...
Create Your Own Android Application With AppYet
Blogging and website creation has become a huge fad; some do it for fun and others for business. Whatever your creative purposes are, you can benefit from AppYet. This website gives you the freedom to transform any RSS/Atom feed into a simple Android application.
Turn your own website(s) or your favorite website(s) into Android application(s) to share with everyone. Fast, free and shockingly easy.
Your application will allow readers to mark favorites for later viewing, view your articles and images offline, and even receive notification of new and exciting content. Thanks to XDA member mingqlin, you can have confidence that your readers will never miss an article.
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Smartphone cameras have advanced so tremendously over the past few years that they have almost completely replaced point and shoot digital cameras for the most of us. Furthermore, since our smartphones are always with us, the majority of us end up taking tons of photos throughout the lifespan of our devices. But what happens to all the old photos you take? Do you store them on an external hard-drive or keep them backed up to an online cloud service like Flickr? Let us know what your favorite way of storing old photos is and why.
Before the release of Android 5.0 Lollipop, the Holo Design guidelines served as the official reference for Android design, right from IceCream Sandwich to KitKat. However, updates to the guidelines were few and far between, leading to a lack of synchronization between Android design and current UI/UX trends. Google seems to have learned from their mistake the last time around, and earlier this week, a significant update was released for the Material Design guidelines, marking the second revision in less...