Gradient Background in Android

An easy way to change the style of your mobile application is to add gradient backgrounds to the view components. In this example, we are adding a gradient background to the elementes of a list view. Firstly, define the colors in your Android xml file of resources. If you do …

How to hide Title and set Fullscreen mode in Android

To hide the activity view title programmatically, insert the following line in the onCreate method of the main activity: requestWindowFeature(Window.FEATURE_NO_TITLE); To set fullscreen mode, add this one: getWindow().setFlags( WindowManager.LayoutParams.FLAG_FULLSCREEN, WindowManager.LayoutParams.FLAG_FULLSCREEN); The onCreate method would look like:

My brand new blog

Welcome to my blog and my first official post. I am a computer engineer, specializing in developing software, web applications and mobile applications (PHP, CSS, Java, HTML5, jquery, phonegap, iOS, Android, etc.). I decided to start this blog/portfolio site to show part of my job and share my adventures in …