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App Development

  • Windows
    Creating Your First Universal Windows AppPreview image
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    Universal Windows apps enable you to target every Windows device in one solution. You develop once, share most of your code, and deploy on Windows, Windows Phone, or Xbox. The goal is to maximize the reuse of code. You can share code, user controls, styles, strings, and other assets between the Windows Phone and Windows 8 projects in Visual Studio. This reduces the effort needed in building and maintaining an app for each type of device.Read More…
  • Android SDK
    Creating Compound Views on AndroidPreview image@2x
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    When building complex applications, you'll often want to reuse the same group of views in various places of the application. One way to solve this problem is by creating a view that encapsulates the logic and layout of a group of views so you can reuse them without duplicating code in various places of the project. In this tutorial, you'll learn how to use compound views to create custom views that are easily reusable.Read More…
  • Corona SDK
    Create a Dancing Hangman Game in Corona: GameplayPreview image@2x
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    In the first part of this two-part series, we se tup the main scene and finished the code to draw the hangman. In the second and final part, we will implement the gameplay of the game.Read More…
  • Android SDK
    Create a Live Wallpaper on Android Using an Animated GIFPic8
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    Have you ever seen a beautiful animated GIF that loops seamlessly and wondered if you could use it as a live wallpaper on your Android device? Well, you can, and in this tutorial I am going to show you how.Read More…
  • Corona SDK
    Create a Dancing Hangman Game in Corona: Project SetupPreview image@2x
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    In this two-part series, I will be showing you how to create the classic game of hangman. This version comes with a surprise ending, however. If you win the game the hangman does a happy dance. Along the way, you will learn about Corona's drawing API, scene management, dispatching custom events, how to utilize a sprite sheet, and how to use modules to emulate classes in the Lua programming language.Read More…
  • Android TV
    An Introduction to Android TVPreview image@2x
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    Do you want to get a better understanding of Android TV? This introduction will get you up and running with this new platform, from explaining what Android TV is and what its best practices are, right through to creating and testing your very own Android TV sample app.Read More…
  • Mobile Development
    An Introduction to Xamarin.Forms and SQLitePreview image@2x
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    At some point in your mobile development career, you are going to need to deal with data. Dealing with data means more than processing and displaying information to the end user. You are going to need to store this information somewhere and be able to get at it easily. Thanks to Xamarin and open source software, you can easily store your data with an industry tested platform, SQLite.Read More…
  • Android
    Identifying People With Qualcomm's Snapdragon SDKPreview image@2x
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    In this tutorial, you'll learn how you can take advantage of Qualcomm's Snapdragon SDK to derive metadata from your photos, giving users new ways to explore their content.Read More…
  • Android SDK
    Create a Ringtone Randomizer on AndroidPic7
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    Android phones come with a lot of built-in ringtones, most of which are never used. To help users use all the ringtones on their devices, in this tutorial, you will learn how to create an app that automatically randomizes the ringtone of an Android phone every time it receives a call.Read More…
  • Business
    How To Write a Product Feature SetPreview image@2x
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    One of the key benefits of a product feature set is that it helps communicate your product vision with others, such as your team or investors. In this article, I'll teach you how to structure your product feature set and what should be covered in such a document.Read More…
  • Swift
    New Course: The Swift Programming LanguageSwift
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    At Apple's annual WWDC in 2014, it announced the creation and release of a brand new programming language: Swift. The idea is to use this language going forward when creating apps that target both iOS and OS X operating systems. In our new course, you'll learn the basics of the language and get familiar with the fundamental concepts.Read More…
  • Corona SDK
    Create a Space Invaders Game in Corona: Finishing GameplayPreview image@2x
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    In the previous part of this series, we got the player's ship moving, got the invaders moving, and detected when a player bullet had hit an invader. In this final part of the series, we will get the invaders attacking the player, handle levels, and add the ability for the player to die.Read More…
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