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Room Persistence Library: Insert, Save, Delete

Previously, we got to know how to setup and implement Room library into our project. In this article, we’ll get to know how to insert, save and delete objects or populate or SQLite tables. In MainActivity, I’ll first define the app database. private AppDatabase appDatabase;@Overrideprotected void onCreate(Bundle savedInstanceState) { super.onCreate(savedInstanceState); appDatabase = AppDatabase.getDatabase(this);} Insert First […]

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Room Persistence Library: Implementation

After fiddling with Room library for two days, Finally, I learned to implement it the right way. Google’s Codelabs is not a friendly way to learn new things rather you can read those tutorials after leaning a new thing. I got to learn to implement this library with the help of these sources: Youtube (This guys tutorials are such simple) Mindorks […]

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Apps

Top 5 VPN Clients for Android – Late 2018

Virtual Private Networks or VPNs can be highly useful in many cases when browsing the internet. While there are a lot of VPN clients available out there, only a few of them are actually good. In this article, we will take you through the 5 Best VPN Clients available for Android devices right now. Psiphon […]

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How To

The Quickest Way to Transfer Photos from Android to Mac over WiFi

The short answer for this is the PhotoSync app. Yes, the fastest way to transfer your photos and videos from Android to Mac or Windows or any computer over WiFi. The app is a paid app and comes with a trial. But I recommend you to buy the app to use the app to the […]

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How To

How to Backup & Sync Photos and Videos from Android to NAS

In a previous post, I wrote how to do a full Android phone backup to a NAS (network attached storage) device, this time we are going to sync only photos and videos to the NAS. Requirements: NAS Android Phone PhotoSync app Please note that PhotoSync is a paid app and comes with 7 days of […]

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How to Create and Publish a Library for Android using Jitpack(Public)

If you use a module (can be a utility class) in more than two projects, you should consider creating a library and use it for your future projects and also share it to the world to make Android community a better place. Today, I will explain how to create a public library for Android and […]

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Solution to “Cannot resolve symbol GlideApp” – Glide Library v4 error

I have been using Glide library for displaying images for my projects since 2015. This library saves too much of code and efforts. But this is not what it used to be back then. To use the advanced features like placeholder(), centerCrop(), etc. you have to use GlideApp. Glide v4 requires you to GlideApp use […]

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News

Android News of the Week (Week 2)

Last week, we started this series to write the hottest news related to Android during a week. Continuing the series, today, we’ll cover the latest news which surfaced during the last week of September 2018. Android Weekly News – 2 Nokia’s 1st phone to get Android Pie   HMD Global, Nokia’s parent company, announced in […]

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Apps

Reachability Cursor – App of the Week (Week 2)

Reachability Cursor is a nifty tool for big-display Android phone owners. The average screen size of an Android phone is more than 5.5-inch, so reaching the top of the device with one hand is quite a difficult task. Here comes this app for the rescue. This app, Reachability Cursor, is a new app in the […]

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News

Android News of the Week (Week 1)

Welcome to the first post of Android News of the Week series. This is a new series on this blog and we shall cover all the news that rolls throughout the week. Android Weekly News – 1 Android turns 10 this week: On 23/9/18, Android will celebrate its 10th anniversary. The 1st version of Android […]