Belén Cruz


Droidcon Spain 2012

Yesterday I attended the I International Conference “Technological Innovation in a Mobile World” 2012. The conference was held in the Faculty of Economics and Business of the University of Murcia, Spain, and took place jointly with Droidcon, the international conference which deals with the technical and economic aspects of the mobile-devices platform Android. Source: Uploaded …

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 …