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Colour Matching
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Android 4.4 introduced more subtle use of colour throughout the OS and provided new guidance on using colour in your applications to provide better branding (see this episode of ADiA for more discussion).
(My) Open Source Libraries
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Over the past few months I’ve been receiving a ton of emails, tweets, G+ mentions and GitHub issues in connection with my open source libraries.
Pushing AARs to Maven Central
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Over the past few weeks I’ve been updating ActionBar-PullToRefresh for the release of v0.
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So this is my first blog post on ActionBar-PullToRefresh. I’ve been mainly talking about it on Google+ up until now as it simply was not ready for production use.
IntelliJ Copyright Profile for Android
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One of things that I keep finding myself doing is creating copyright profiles in IntelliJ for my open source projects.
Checkable Views
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After a month of not posting anything on here due to being busy, I’ve finally found a bit of time to write a new Snippet post.
ListView - Keeping Position
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Last week Joaquim Verges asked me a question about ListView. I’ve finally got around to writing up this solution and post.
Android-PullToRefresh – Stopping Development
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Android-PullToRefresh was started about 18 months ago, as I needed it for a project (Friendcaster).
Snippet: Animated Action Bar Items
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This snippet is taken from some of the code I’ve recently released in photup, and shows you how to make an Action Bar item more noticeable, allowing you to lead the user onto the correct path.
Android-BitmapCache v2.1
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Android-BitmapCache has version 2.1! Hopefully by now you should have heard about Android-BitmapCache (if you haven’t, have a look at this post here).