Month: December 2015

Read and Write JSON with Python

Introduction JSON stands for JavaScript Object Notation (http://www.json.org) and was proposed by Douglas Crockford. JSON is an easy to understand data exchange format which is independent of programming languages. Why JSON? JSON allows websites to load data quickly and asynchronously in the background without much delay. JSON doesn’t have end tags like XML, is shorter […]

Android Application Fundamentals and Activity Class

Android Application Components Applications are made up of a number of components which are initiated when the application starts. Each of these components have their own role in the Android ecosystem and APIs. Four important Android Application Components are Activity Services Broadcast Receivers Content Providers Activity It is designed to display. It is implemented as […]

Introduction to Android Platform and Android Development Environment

The Android Platform The Android Platform is a software stack for Mobile Devices consisting of OS Kernel, System Libraries, Application Frameworks and Key Applications. Android provides SDK for creating Applications. Android SDK consists of libraries, development tools and lots of documentation. The Android Architecture Android architecture consists of different layers like Linux Kernel, Libraries, Android […]