Automatic Call Blocking using Android Telephony Tutorial

This tutorial will guide you how to block all unwanted incoming calls to your Android phone by using Android Telephony APIs. You will learn to create a simple Android application named “Auto Call Blocker”, which will store the unwanted phone numbers (spam) to the SQLite database of your phone and automatically disconnect the call which is coming from any of such phone numbers.

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Android ORMLite with SQLite Database Tutorial

This tutorial will guide you how to implement ORMLite (a very light weight, open source, Android compatible ORM) in an Android project and what are the benefits you may achieve compare to conventional way of using SQLite from Android. You will learn to build an app with ORMLite that allows you to store and view data from a database. So lets begin…

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Accessing Weather Informations with GSON and Picasso

Dealing with network connections is a crucial point in Android development. Downloading and parsing data from original format is a common task for network-connected apps and generally consists in two steps. The first step is to connect the application to remote source data. This operation has to be performed on a separate thread to avoid any communication delay which may cause a weak user experience. The next step is to read data from source, typically by using Java Streams, and convert them from original format to Java objects. In this tutorial, you will learn how to download and parse data from OpenWeatherMap.org , an online service that stores informations about world-wide weather and offers them to developers as a web service in JSON, XML and HTML format.

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Android JSOUP ListView Images and Texts from HTML Tables Tutorial

In this tutorial, you will learn how to extract elements from a HTML table using JSOUP Library. JSOUP provides a very convenient API for extracting and manipulating data, using DOM, CSS, and jquery-like methods. JSOUP allows you to scrape and parse HTML from a URL, file, or string and many more. We will create a ListView on the main view and populate it with extracted HTML elements from a HTML table provided. So lets begin…

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Integrating New Google Admob with Banner and Interstitial ads

In this tutorial, you will learn how to integrate the new Google Admob with banner and interstitial ads into your Android application. The new AdMob is a streamlined user interface, to make it even easier for you to monetize and promote your apps in minutes. Maximize your earnings with the new AdMob improved tools to help app developers build thier business. We will create a simple view that launches an Interstitial on start and show a single banner advertisement. So lets begin…

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