Google promises Adiantum will democratise encryption for Android
8th February 2019 General
Google says Adiantum is built specifically to run on phones and devices that don’t have the specialised hardware to use current methods to encrypt locally stored data efficiently
Android Studio 3.3 advances with the Navigation Editor
25th January 2019 Programming
Main highlights include official support for a Navigation Editor, improved incremental Java compilation, C++ code lint inspections, an updated project wizard and a speedier Android emulator when saving snapshots
Getting to grips with an Android Developer Fundamentals course
4th January 2019 Programming
Google's Developer Training team has updated its Android Developer Fundamentals course as a series of Google codelabs
Google’s Flutter mobile toolkit targets both iOS and Android
6th December 2018 Embedded Android, Embedded Systems, Galleries, News
Google launches Flutter 1.0, a mobile UI toolkit for creating embedded graphic components for both iOS and Android
View the Skillscasts from Droidcon London 2018 event
1st November 2018 DroidCon
Maybe you couldn't make Droidcon London, last week, or you did attended but missed a presentation that clashed on timing. Well, help is at hand.
Get ready for Droidcon London 2018!
23rd October 2018 Programming
Are you attending Droidcon London this year? If you can make it, I would strongly recommend the event if you are involved with Android at all.
Happy 10th birthday Stack Overflow!
2nd October 2018 Programming
It was only last week that we marked the tenth anniversary of the first Android phone and here is another decade of useful software to celebrate: Stack Overflow's public beta went live in September 2008.
Android platform stats: Oreo bites a fifth of all active Android devices
2nd October 2018 General
Google has announced its latest September 2018 platform stats for all the different versions of Android out in the wild.
Google Assistant on Android Auto drives into UK
25th September 2018 General
The importance and spread of Google Assistant, to bring Google AI to different platforms, continues: there's now UK availability of Google Assistant integrated into Android Auto.
IoT for the masses via Wireless Xpress and Android
25th September 2018 Programming
Last week Silicon Labs highlighted its Wireless Xpress product to help developers get loT applications connected and running quickly.