Tag - android

The 🍎 Ecosystem

I started using Android in 2012. I switched to iPhone in 2020. Here are some thoughts on why I made the switch.

Hybrid Mobile Apps with JavaScript – a meetup

The ‘JS in Mobile App Development’ meetup was held on 17 March 2016 at WSO2, and I was fortunate enough to attend this event with my friends. Colombo JavaScript Meetup The Colombo JavaScript Meetup group is a group of JavaScript enthusiasts in Sri Lanka who host events and talk about what they are passionate about – which is JavaScript. […]

Android vs Pure Android – What’s the difference?

Android is not iOS. Of course, but the point I want to make here is that there is no single latest version or ‘flavour’ of Android. Being an Open Source project, anyone can create their own version of Android. This has so many advantages, but also some disadvantages as well. Let’s see. I think one of the […]

Materialize your site!

I ended my last post saying how awesome the Material Design is, which was revealed along with Android Lollipop a year ago. After writing a few apps on Android Studio I wondered how amazing it would be if we can have this beautiful typography, subtle transitions and animations in more places than just droids… A few days later, when working on […]

Android Development – Why and How

Needless to say, Android has become the leader of the mobile platform market. Starting with smartphones and tablets and moving onto TV, wearables and vehicles, Android never seems to stop. My message here is that there is never a better time to hop into Android Development, in case you are programmer or hoping to be […]