We recently released our Card Maker app to android on Google Play and wanted to remind people and ourselves about the fundamentals of proper layout. Could be a huge topic and sometimes can get frustrating to understand, so this blog is simply one small component...
Android Multiple screen size issues
Android memory problems, big pictures & BitmapFactory fix
BitmapFactory and memory problems more often than not can provide some memory challenges, especially when it comes to loading multiple big images and using them. This problem seems to lurk around every corner when you do a search on the Internet. everyone has an opinion, very few share a fix that is easy to understand and easy to implement. I hope the information I share helps.....
Finding File Size
Not a whole lot here but some simple code to display the file size in KB in LogCat.
Android Code to Play Animated GIFs - Part 1
Getting your code to load and play animated GIFs is a struggle a lot of new coders go through. It is also a topic that is heavily discussed between developers. This blog will show you a few methods that may be a solution you are looking for. This will be a 3 part series and I will show you 3 different ways to load animated GIFs.