Tag: Android

December 27, 2014 admin

Introduction – Material design – Google design guidelines. Introduction We challenged ourselves to create a visual language for our users that synthesizes the classic principles of good design with the innovation and possibility of technology and science. This is material design. This spec is a living document that will be updated as we continue to…

October 2, 2014 admin

What Every App Developer Should Know About Android | Smashing Magazine. In today’s fast-paced mobile market, consumers have no patience for mobile apps that compromise their experience. “Crashes” and “Not working” are the most common feedback on Google Play for unstable or sluggish apps (including games). Those comments and ratings make hundreds of millions of potential downloaders…

April 26, 2013 admin

New Look, New Purchase Flow in Google Play Posted by Purnima Kochikar, Director of Business Development, Games & Applications Today we announced that a new version of the Google Play Store app is rolling out worldwide to Android phones and tablets. This new app brings a redesigned UI that’s easier to use and showcases more…

March 25, 2013 admin

There are 3,997 different Android devices. Your navigation should work with all of them. C-Swipe can help: It is an alternative navigation pattern for tablets and mobile devices that is novel, ergonomic and localized. via Navigation Fragmentation On Android | Smashing Mobile.

March 19, 2013 admin

Android Carousel Design Pattern: The Definitive Guide | Smashing Mobile. One of the best patterns for browsing a small collection of featured products is the carousel. Unfortunately, many mobile app implementations do not offer an engaging or satisfying carousel experience and are not effective at driving conversions.

November 4, 2012 admin

Platform Versions This page provides data about the relative number of active devices running a given version of the Android platform. This can help you understand the landscape of device distribution

November 4, 2012 admin

Android powers millions of phones, tablets, and other devices in a wide variety of screen sizes and form factors. By taking advantage of Android’s flexible layout system, you can create apps that gracefully scale from large tablets to smaller phones. Be flexible Stretch and compress your layouts to accommodate various heights and widths. Optimize layouts…

January 30, 2012 admin

Android Design – Welcome Welcome to Android Design, your place for learning how to design exceptional Android apps. Ice Cream Sandwich (Android 4.0) marks a major milestone for Android design. We