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Learn you a Network Security Config for Great Good!

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Learn you a Network Security Config for Great Good!

Last year, Android Nougat (7.0+) introduced the network security config, which can complicate debugging and testing HTTPS calls. Previous versions of Android allowed users to install SSL certificates onto their device that could decrypt all the SSL network traffic on … Continued

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Developing Android TV and Mobile Apps Together

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The idea that an Android mobile app and an Android TV app should be developed separately from one another is a common misconception. Separating the Android TV development process from the mobile process can create confusion, duplicate feature requests, and … Continued

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Android Nougat and More

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Platform Changes   Android Nougat has arrived! It was the earliest developer beta and its new features have been well-covered since last March. Multi-window support is neat, especially with the drag-and-drop functionality, which allows apps to share content across screens. … Continued

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Video Killed the Cellular Plan

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The Ericsson Mobility Report revealed a huge uptick in the number of viewers consuming video on their mobile devices, especially teens. Between 2011 and 2015, teens increased the amount of video watched on their smartphones by 85 percent. Also, teens … Continued

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How to Implement HLS ExoPlayer for Android

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Content is certainly king, and today video is the king of kings. Users love to stream whether they’re binging on House of Cards or watching March Madness games. Today, users can watch in more places and on more devices than … Continued

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