Creating Android App Shortcuts

Android app shortcuts are a special feature added in Android 7.1 (API 25). Shortcuts are special actions that appear when you long press on a launcher icon, that will trigger […]

As a new or intermediate Android developer, getting started with Retrofit, a popular HTTP client, can seem pretty daunting. However, using this library is not as scary as it sounds. […]

Android has a built in SearchView component but it doesn’t feel much like Material Design. This has even been asked on StackOverflow because developers are having trouble recreating the same MaterialSearchView […]

As a form of ultimate procrastination this weekend, I decided to spend the last two days developing a RichTextView library. This weekend I built the RichTextView (the naming convention comes from the […]

Along with the RecyclerViewCursorAdapter library that was released earlier this week, I have now released my second open source Android library. In collaboration with my good friend Maurício, we have built a […]

Today I released my first library which is for a RecyclerViewCursorAdapter. Using a ListView to display database data becomes a lot easier when you use a CursorAdapter combined with a […]