Thursday, October 1, 2015

Sunday, September 20, 2015

Convert PNG, JPEG, TIFF to WebP

Hello All:

Everybody wants to reduce the size of his/her android application. Images contribute a lot in increasing the application size. Google has released a new image type Webp. In this post I will share a simple utility which can do bulk conversion of images to webp.

Sunday, August 30, 2015

Thursday, August 20, 2015

Tuesday, July 21, 2015

EventBus with Volley in Android Application


Developing De-coupled applications always helps in maintainability of the project. In android application development we use listener pattern using interfaces to handle callback. Though it gets the work done but with bigger projects this may result into maintainability issues.

Sunday, July 12, 2015

Seven must have libraries in any android application

Hello All:

Developing a stable and professional application requires discipline and better coding practices. Sometimes it turns out that re-inventing the wheel also leads to some issues which can be avoided by using external libraries.

Monday, June 29, 2015

Wednesday, June 17, 2015

Exception handling in Android Application

Hello All:

During application development for any platform there are chances of missing some corner cases which in turn leads to exceptions which can lead to crashes. In terms of android applications development this leads to crash of the application with a pop-up saying
"XYZ has stopped working"

Sunday, May 31, 2015

Sunday, May 17, 2015

Handling adapter error while using RecyclerView in Android

Hello All:

RecyclerView is introduced with Android L and is also available with AppCompat library. RecyclerView provides better layout option and performance as compared to ListView. However, in this post I will share one of the possible solutions to a problem which occurs with RecyclerView.

Friday, May 8, 2015

Monday, April 27, 2015

Friday, April 17, 2015

Change authorise email for Google Play services integration


Hello All:

In order to make games viral, one of the key component is integration of social platforms like Google+ or Facebook. Google play services is a good platform to get in touch with friends who play same game.

Monday, April 6, 2015

Sunday, March 29, 2015

Tuesday, March 24, 2015

Thursday, March 12, 2015

Logs location on Windows Phone 8 and Windows 8-8.1 for Unity3d

Hello All:

During game development we need to see the logs to debug or understand the code flow. In this post I will share the locations where we can find the log files to help us in debugging.

Monday, March 2, 2015

Helper for FileOperations on Windows Phone and Windows 8 in Unity3d

Hello All:

Unity3d is supporting both Windows Phone and Windows 8-8.1. However there are some points which needs to be taken care of when porting our games to Windows Phone and Windows 8-8.1. One such point is support of File operations.

Saturday, February 28, 2015

Professional screenshots for Android Applications and Games

Hello All:

While submitting our games and applications to Play Store we all want to upload screenshots which look professional (No WiFi, 3G, USB debugging symbols. In this post I will some PSD assets which I think can help in making professional screenshots.

Thursday, February 19, 2015

Export as JAR for Unity3d using Android Studio

Hello All:

In development of games, we often need to call native code. In case of Android games we need to make call to AndroidJNI. In this post I will share the script which can be used to create JAR files using Android Studio.

Sunday, February 8, 2015

Monday, February 2, 2015

Friday, January 23, 2015

Tuesday, January 13, 2015

Tuesday, January 6, 2015

Friday, January 2, 2015