Android WebView

Android WebView
Android WebView

The Android WebView allows your app to open web pages within your app. For this Android WebView example we will create an android webview app that loads a couple web pages. We will be adding some attributes like JavaScript to interact with page elements and a DownloadListener for downloading items from download links on web pages as well as a ProgressBar to show page loading progress. We will also request runtime storage permissions for our DownloadListener for android 6+.

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Android Toolbar

Android Toolbar
Android Toolbar

Often times users are looking to create an Android Toolbar so they can customize it to their liking. In this tutorial we’ll go over how to create an Android custom Toolbar and show you a few modifications you can do to the Toolbar for your app.

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Android BroadcastReceiver

Android BroadcastReceiver

Today we will be using an android BroadcastReceiver to run code on boot up. There can be many reasons to run code on boot up. One good use case would be to enable settings that a user has selected within your app to be set on every boot up.

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Freedom Kernel for the Zmax Pro

Freedom Kernel for the Zmax Pro
Freedom Kernel for the Zmax Pro
Freedom Kernel for the Zmax Pro
Freedom Kernel for the Zmax Pro
Freedom Kernel for the Zmax Pro

The Freedom Kernel for the Zmax Pro Z981 has been a lot of fun to work on. I’d like to thank Armando from Android Forums for his great work on the LineageOS 14.1 rom for which I made the Freedom custom kernel for. I set out to add value not only to the Lineage rom, but also to the user experience and I can confidently say mission accomplished. So without further ado, please enjoy. Many Thanks.

Tags: android, zte, z981, kernels, phones

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How To Reduce Apk Size

How To Reduce Apk Size

How to reduce apk size? A question often asked by new app developers when trying to figure out how to best optimize their app. As an app developer you should always optimize your app wherever you can to give your user base the best possible experience with your app. By well optimizing your app you’ll give your users a smooth experience throughout your apps’ UI along with a smaller foot print.

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How To Get Android Mounts and Partition Images

How To Get Android Mounts and Partition Images

In this guide I will be showing you how to get the android mounts and partition images. There could be many reasons for needing the android mounts and partition images. A couple reasons that come to mind could be to make backups of your partitions in case you need to fix your phone from a bad flash later on. Or you might want to customize a boot.img or system.img to add in some custom features. Whatever your reason, just follow the guide and you’ll be pulling those partitions in no time.

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