Incomparable Honeycomb Apps: Full Android 3.0 SDK Offering

October 27, 2014 · Filed Under Android Phones · Comment 

Google has just announced the provision with the full SDK (software development kit) for Android 3.0, the tablet-optimized version referred to as “Honeycomb.” The updated SDK Tools component is currently designed for download from?here plus the Android Development Tools (ADT) plugin ishere.

Why is it news so exciting? Since it suggests that the Android 3.0 APIs (application programming interfaces) have become final. Or, another way put, this indicates that Honeycomb-ready Android applications very easily published to the Android Market.

According for the news from the official?Android Developers blog, the production includes updates on the SDK Tools and ADT Plugin for Eclipse, specifically. The highlights listed below are:

UI Builder improvements within the ADT Plugin:
New Palette with categories and rendering previews. (details)More accurate rendering of layouts to more faithfully reflect the layout will appear on devices, including rendering status and title bars to better reflect screen space actually on the market to applications.Selection-sensitive action bars to govern View properties.Zoom improvements (fit to see, persistent scale, keyboard access) (details).Improved support for <merge> layouts, as well as layouts with gesture overlays.Traceview integration for easier profiling from ADT. (details)Tools for utilizing the Renderscript graphics engine: the SDK tools now compiles .rs files into Java Programming Language files and native bytecode.

More home elevators this release can be acquired via the?Android Developers site.

Although you must run Honeycomb on your own device so that you can take advantage of the new Android 3.0 apps, we already have some interesting hacks in existence which might be seeomg (Read more...)

Adobe's Flash Player 10.2 for Android mobile phone devices are going to be available

October 9, 2012 · Filed Under Apple Iphone · Comment 

Adobe’s Flash Player 10.2 for Android os devices will be available March 18, offering preliminary support for Android 3.0 Honeycomb tablets, for example the Motorola Xoom, Adobe said on Friday.

Flash Player is Adobe’s proprietary technology for playing rich media experiences inside a browser. While?Flash Player 10.2 will be a production release for any Android 2.2 and also.3 releases, it will eventually initially be described as a beta release for?Android 3.0 tablets requiring the Android 3.0.1 point release.

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“We are actually working very closely with Google to guarantee tight integration between Flash Player 10.2 and new OS and browser capabilities in Android 3.0,” said?Antonio Flores, product manager for your Flash Platform at Adobe, in a very article. “The March 18 beta turmoil Flash Player 10.2 in partnership with Google’s first system update to Android 3.0 (version 3.0.1) currently underway for that Motorola Xoom will give the first phase of our interact. This can be and then subsequent updates, that’ll complete the optimizations and result in a production GA (general availability) discharge of Flash Player 10.2 for Android 3.0.” The date of general availability of Flash Player 10.2 for tablets is undetermined at this point.

Flash Player 10.2 for Android offers hardware-accelerated video presentation for the H.264 video codec together with deeper integration while using Android browser rendering engine. Those two features (Read more...)