Developers Android News

ARC Welder lets you run Android apps straight from the Chrome web...

ARC Welder lets you run Android apps on your desktop straight through your Chrome web browser. We tested it out with our own Phandroid...

Devs: here’s how you can use Google’s new Places API ...

Just as Google alluded to in the most recent version of Google Play Services, the Places API is now officially available for developers to...

Google Play might soon disclose whether an app shares your data w...

Most of the questions on Google's new app questionnaire pertain to the presence of violence, sexual content and general social interactions that could be...

Google takes Apple’s cue and reviews Android apps before le...

Google's tired of the upload now, act later approach to policing -- they've gone ahead and created a walled garden for Google Play not...

Google’s latest reference app shows developers how to targe...

Android is on a lot of different types of devices these days, and it might be confusing for even an experience developer to efficiently...

Heads up, devs: Android 5.1 SDK is now rolling out

We figured it wouldn't be long before developers were hooked up with upgraded tools to make sure they're equipped to target the latest version...

Google Play Services 7.0 will make it possible to use your Androi...

The latest version of Google Play Services will make it possible for folks to use their Android smartphones and tablets as game controllers for...

Android 5.0 Lollipop is now on 3.3% of Android devices

The latest Android platform versions update shows us that Android 5.0 Lollipop is now loaded up on 3.3% of all Android phones with access...

Cyanogen gets a new look, a new tone and a new business partner i...

It's no secret Cyanogen could use a change of pace and scenery after the company's public falling out with OnePlus One and the controversy...

Don’t look now, but Sponsored Apps are coming to Google Pla...

Google Play's search results have long been clean of advertisements with Google looking to ranking algorithms, editor-curated lists and other standard practices to let...

Google will reportedly introduce new Android Pay API at Google IO...

Running with Google's "2 of everything" approach to their products and services, Google is now reportedly gearing up to introduce a new payments API...

Don’t forget to sign up for IDEAA’s Big Android Meat ...

IDEAA today formally announced their history, their mission and their future, and now is a good time to remind you to sign up for...

Android developers beware: fake Google Play violation email is a ...

Reports of phony Google Play emails being sent to Android developers as circulating around the web. We, at Phandroid, have also received one of...

No coding experience? Learn to build Android games with this deal...

You’re a total newb with no experience in programming. You’ve always wanted to build an Android game but you have no idea where to...

Android 5.0 Lollipop update has finally reached enough devices to...

It wasn't long ago that we were wondering how long it would take for Android 5.0 Lollipop to make its way to the Android...