SDK Android News

Android Studio nears 1.0 with Release Candidate 1

If you're an app developer who's switched (or is considering switching) to Android Studio, you'll no doubt be glad to learn that the popular...

Pebble Android SDK released: Will the project take off?

The Pebble is yet another addition to the emerging smartwatch market. As such, it is still unclear if the project will be successful. Developers...

Jelly Bean headed to Galaxy Nexus, Nexus S, and Motorola XOOM in ...

Google just took the wraps off their latest version of Android, Jelly Bean. Android 4.1 features plenty of awesome improvements, including the speed and...

Google releases Translator Toolkit for developers looking to loca...

Want to translate your app into as many languages as possible? You may want to check out the Google Translator Toolkit, which provides auto-translation...

Samsung updates S Pen SDK to version 2.0

Samsung’s latest contributions to the Android ecosystem include the recently launched S Pen functionality. It is not exactly new, but it is still in...

HTC Announces New OpenSense SDK for Developers – Wants Moar...

It’s been a few years since HTC First unleashed their beautiful “Android skin” known as Sense UI. We first saw it on the HTC...

Making Your Own Android App Has Never Been Easier Thanks To Appsb...

Ever wanted to build your very own Android (or iOS) app to show off to your friends and family just how tech savvy you...

Palm Pre Gets In On Some Gingerbread AOSP Lovin’

Alright, you can definitely file this under “awesome.” A Palm Pre developer that goes by the name of k3dar over PreCentral Forums has managed...

Android 2.2 SDK Gets Refreshed To Match Official Nexus One Releas...

Here’s a public service announcement for you: The Android 2.2 SDK for developers has been refreshed to match the official release of Froyo for...

App Storage on SD Coming To Android Soon

The Google Code Android Issues page just updated the status of Issue 1151 to “Future Release.” What is Issue 1151 you ask? Well that...

Android 2.1 SDK Released!

We were promised that once the Android 2.1 SDK was Open Sourced we would start to see existing devices get updgraded and guess what...

Android 2.0 SDK Launches

Remember what we told you about the Android 2.0 SDK requiring an NDA? Scratch that – the Android Developers Blog have just announced that...

Android 1.6 (Donut): SDK Available, Big Backend Updates

We teased you last week when we told you that Cupcake had arrived… but now it really has – at least for developers. In...

Android 1.5 (Cupcake) Arrives For Dev Phones

Earlier this month Google launched the Early Look Android 1.5 SDK. Today the SDK moves from beta to official release as Android 1.5 SDK...

Android Widgets To The Rescue!

One of the new features in the Android 1.5 are widgets, supported in the new 1.5 SDK with the AppWidget framework allowing developers to...