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Intent class in android – part 2

Intent class in android In previous article we discussed Intent class. In this article we will explore Intent Class in more detail and how we can start activities with Intents. We can start activity by calling [crayon-5c0d8a41edd33842827726/] and [crayon-5c0d8a41edd59576161009/] When  we call these methods, Android has to figure out which single activity it is going

Android – What is Intent Class

Android – What is Intent Class? An Intent Class is a Data Structure that represents 1. An operation to be performed, or 2. An event that has occurred. Intents provide a flexible  language for specifying operations to be performed. E.g Pick a contact, Take  a photo, Dial a phone number or show a map. Intent

Activity class in Android application development

Activity class in Android application development In previous article we discussed about android activity class and task and task back stack, activity life cycle and so on. In this article we will discuss methods of activity class. OnCreate method  This method is called when an activity is created. This method sets up the initial state.

Fundamentals of Android application development part 2

Fundamentals of Android application development part 2 In one of  previous post we looked at android application development part 1.  In this article we will explore android platform fundamental application development components in more details. User Interface Layout User Interface Layout  are specified in XML files.  Some tools allow use to create the application layout

Fundamentals of android application development

In this article on fundamentals of android application development we will discuss 4 basic building blocks of android application development from which android apps are built. These building blocks are implemented as java classes. First of these building blocks is the Activity Class. This is the main class that users see when the run an

Introduction to android platform

In this article we are going to explore android platform. Android is becoming more and more popular these day and a study indicates that there will be more than 500 billion apps downloaded till 2015. So if someone want a career in IT sector then they should know Mobile App Development. So in this series