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Android Phone EditBox with validation and country flag

I haven’t found any good code snippet for Phone EditBox with nice country flags and validation. So I created my own version.

What I am talking about:

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Foursquare like map animation (sliding panel) with ListView

If you are wondering how to achieve map and listview behaviour like in Foursquare – this post is for you.
Here’s a short video what I’m talking about:

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Android Activity Lifecycle

This is very old topic. Back to 2009 – some day I promised to myself to read android javadoc method by method. I didn’t:) So even now from time to time I find interesting methods in interesting places. Like onUserLeaveHint() and onUserInteraction() in Activity (API v3).

Anyway, here is an interesting picture of complete Activity Lifecycle originally posted on G+. Just found it on reddit today.

complete android fragment activity lifecycle

http://staticfree.info/~steve/complete_android_fragment_lifecycle.png

just in case you missed it

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Android UI components and libraries

Nice collections of Android UI components and libraries!

http://www.theultimateandroidlibrary.com/
http://www.androidviews.net/

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Dashboard is dead:)

Not sure this is most convenient way to navigate on Android. But more and more applications are using “side navigation” pattern for their UI.

Nice article about  this: http://www.androiduipatterns.com/2012/06/emerging-ui-pattern-side-navigation.html

have fun!

Update: some interesting articles about implementation
http://android.cyrilmottier.com/?p=658
http://android.cyrilmottier.com/?p=701
http://android.cyrilmottier.com/?p=717

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