Tuesday, October 16, 2012

Interface: Custom CheckBox and RadioButton

Customization interface: CheckBox and RadioButton
This article look at how you can customize the controls such as CheckBox and RadioButton. Differences from the usual buttons in the fact that they have two states: check and uncheck.

Wednesday, October 10, 2012

Interface: Custom Button and ImageView

Customization interface: Button and ImageView
In this article begins a series of articles on customizing applications interface for Android. Today let's talk how to change the appearance of buttons and use the ImageView as a button.

Saturday, October 6, 2012

Nine-patch images

In developing the UI for your application, we are often faced with the need to stretch the image in relation to the different sizes of Android-devices. Many images can be with rounded edges or with a complex pattern that with increasing give different artifacts in the form of noise or blur. This can be avoided by using the Nine-patch images.

Tuesday, October 2, 2012

Advertising Services: WapStart

Advertising Services: WapStart
WapStart - the largest mobile advertising network in Russia. How to use this network, I will explain in this article.

Monday, October 1, 2012

Optimizing applications for different resolutions

The question of developing an application that supports a large number of screen resolutions always gets an edge from developers under Android. As the number of different devices has already exceeded 1,000. In this article I will talk about one of the ways to support different resolutions in the application.