Determine and Monitoring Connectivity Status Today most of the android application depends on the Internet connectivity for regular updates of application data from Internet resources or to execute long running downloads. In this article I will try to provide a solution, which constantly monitors connectivity changes in the application and let developer pleasantly handle those… Read More


What is Google Truth? Google Truth is a testing framework designed and developed by Google developers to make tests and their error messages more readable and understandable. Google Truth is an open – source licensed software under Apache 2.0. Google Truth is a assert Lib that makes testing test conditions easier. Google Truth is not… Read More


In our previous article we had given a little introduction about Mockito. Read our previous article first here, if don’t have any idea about how to use it in Android. In this article I will show you, how to use it to write automated Unit test cases in Android. API’s that has been written are very… Read More


SQLite In Android There are three ways to persist data locally in android application:- Shared Preference Saving Files Saving Data in SQL Databases(SQLite) In this article, we will discuss what is SQLite Database and how we use SQLite Database in Android application. SQLite is a lightweight open source database for android devices. It requires very… Read More


Google recently announced the release of its new support library, Custom Tabs. Android Developers often face a situation when it comes to showing web content in their Android Application. Opening a link in browser in fairly simple, but it takes you out of your application and there is heavy transition between the app and the… Read More


In this tutorial we will learn about how to use volley for fetching the JSON results. If you are new to volley you can read our previous article, where we had discussed pretty much in detailed to start with volley. In this article we will be creating an application (I called it as Mars Application)… Read More


Volley Volley is a library developed by Google to make networking calls for Android easier. Volley comes out with support for raw strings, images and JSON. By providing built in support for the features you need, volley allows you to focus more on the logic that is required to the app. Volley is developed in… Read More


Recently I have come across a Mockito mocking framework for writing unit test cases. I found it simple to use and have written test cases for my android project. Finally decided to share information, let me start with what is need to start writing unit test cases in Android via Mockito. There will be two… Read More


Now that we have basic idea of WatchKit App and various components of a WatchKit App, let us build a simple Hello World App to understand WatchKit App better. We are going to build a simple app that displays the text “Hello World!” and displays current time on the Apple Watch. Getting Started First step… Read More


These are the days where watches are no more just for seeing the date/time. We see them turning smarter with all new tech. We have already seen the Android smart watches and time has come for a new King in making. All must have heard the new craze in market – The Apple Watch –… Read More