Overview of the Brillo (and Weave) stack, including an overview of the features provided by Google and how it compares to its parent system—Android. Recorded at DevFest MN 2016.
Bluetooth UUIDs can be a bit confusing at first, and there are some differences in how mobile platforms advertise these values that can lead to incompatibility problems in your application.
Applying the Page Object Model (popular with Selenium testing framework) abstractions to your Android automated tests helps produce logic that is reusable and easier to maintain.
After you’ve fed some data into the Proximity Beacon API, how do you retrieve that information client-side when the mobile device observes your beacons out in the wild? In this article, we’ll discuss how the Nearby Messages API provides the missing link to make this easy.
Google’s Proximity Beacon API provides an abstraction layer for managing beacon deployments in the field. In this article, you will learn the basics concepts related to the Beacon API, and how to get an API project set up with Google.
Walkthrough of Google’s Eddystone beacon formats, Proximity Beacon API, and the Physical Web from AnDevCon Boston 2015.
Android ‘M’ includes a System UI Tuner developer option to control aspects of the status bar. We can also programmatically control this element from the shell or another application.
Google introduced some new customization hooks for device OEMs and partners starting with the Lollipop release of Android. Is this something you can take advantage of in your device builds?
Users a pretty excited Android’s new “doze” feature. Developers may have more mixed feelings on the subject. Either way, it’s good for us to take a deeper look at how this feature works.