I’ve written quite a bit about the unbelievable crappiness of the Android emulator. On a machine with a lot of horsepower it is manageable at best. Previously I’ve written about using a VirtualBox emulator for Android development with AndroVM. Well, AndroVM was bought by a company named Genymobile last year. They have created a brand […]Read more "Genymotion: Simply the Best Android Emulator"
Want to use Android’s Roboto Font? Check this post.Often we developers under-estimate the value that a proper font adds to the look and feel of our apps. We are usually OK with using the system font. The problem with doing this in a PhoneGap app is that the system font can look very different from […]Read more "Using Google Fonts in a PhoneGap App"
I will be presenting two workshops in the month of September each covering a technology which is near and dear to my heart: jQuery Mobile and Google Maps. Each of these workshops will be hosted by the good folks at the South Bay Mobile User Group. jQuery Mobile Deep Dive On Saturday, September 7th, […]Read more "jQuery Mobile Workshop"
Nothing here about Community Notifications I like the new Community feature of Google+. It is great having another cool way to keep up with developers worldwide, but I hate all the notifications. I neither need nor want an email every time a member leaves a post. Unlike other parts of the Google+ world, there is […]Read more "Turning Off Google+ Community Notifications"