Part 10 – The Hitchhiker’s guide to Android Testing

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Welcome to the part 10 of the lazy android developers series. In earlier 9 parts, we discussed about UI libraries, dependency injection libraries, wireframe and mockup tools and at last reverse engineering of the android applications. There are couple of parts still left in this series and one of them...

Android Studio – Migration from maven central to jcenter

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During the android workshop, in the office and in the chat with some of the android developers, I have received some questions around build script and repository: Why earlier versions of android studio were using maven central? Why android project, getting created using android studio, is using jcenter? What are...

Part 9 – Reverse engineering android applications

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Welcome to the part 9 of lazy android developers series and here you go with the very first article of the 2015. So far we have talked about android libraries and development tools using which any android developers could save their valuable time, could reduce boilerplate code, could maintain coding...

Bagged the Young IT Achiever Award

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I am happy to share with all of you that yesterday I was awarded with “Young IT Achiever Award” by Computer Society of India (CSI) and Ahmedabad University. There were multiple points considered while deciding this award to me. One point was my contribution towards android community and society. It’s...

2014 – Year of learning, sharing and changes

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During the GDG events and Android workshops, I have been asked many times about my experience of attending conferences and events. So far I haven’t shared about my activities here on blog but this time let me do it to get comments and feedback from you guys and at the...

An open letter to Android team at Google

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To Android Team, Google Subject: Regarding closing down issues with ‘Obsolete’ status without a comment. I am writing this open letter to raise my concern regarding taking a decision to rage-closing issues and to request you for not taking such actions in Android issue tracker. FYI, total 11887 bugs closed...

[Talk] Introduction to Android Wear & Wear UI Patterns

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I know I am writing here almost after 3 months, I didn’t get enough time to blog due to the talks and events of GDG Ahmedabad but now you can expect some blogs soon. Probably it’s my last talk in the year 2014 and I would say a perfect ending...