Monday, October 22, 2018

What language is required for android application development?

  • JavaJava is a general-purpose object-oriented computer-programming language that is concurrent and class-based. Java is considered as the official language for Android development and is supported by Android Studio. It  is a user-friendly language.
  • Kotlin Kotlin is a statically typed programming language that runs on the Java virtual machine. Kotlin is most recently introduced Android language and the secondary official Java language; it is similar to Java, but in many ways, a little difficult for those who used java.
  • C/C++ Android Studio supports C++ with the use of the Java NDK. This allows for native coding, which can be used for things like games. 
  • C# — C# is a beginner-friendly alternative to C or C++.

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Tuesday, October 9, 2018

Top 6 Tools For Android App Development.

1. Android Studio
As the official integrated development environment for all Android applications, Android Studio always seems to top the list of preferred tools for developers.

2. ADB (Android Debug Bridge)

Android Studio includes the Android Debug Bridge, which is a command-line tool or “bridge” of communication between Android devices and other  computers that can be used during development and the overall debugging and QA process.

3. AVD Manager

Another useful feature of Android Studio is the AVD Manager, the short form for Android Virtual Device. The AVD Manager is an emulator used to run Android apps on a computer. 

4. Eclipse

Eclipse was the officially preferred IDE for all Android application development.

5. Fabric

Fabric is the development platform behind Twitter’s mobile application. It gives developers the ability to build better mobile apps by providing them with a suite of “kits” that they can pick and choose from. These kits include everything from beta-testing to marketing and advertising tools.

6. FlowUp

FlowUp allows you to monitor the performance of all your production apps. Handy dashboards let you keep track of your stats and metrics, including CPU and disk usage, memory usage, frames per second, bandwidth, and more.
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