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Android Development: Downloading a file from the web

Downloading a file from the web is a common task for an Android app. For example, if you’re developing a mobile client for a social application that stores profile pictures on a remote server, you might want to download the … Continue reading

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Importing Hassanpur.com example projects into Eclipse and Aptana

I’ve received some questions on how to download and view the source code from my article Android Development: Implementing a simple Client-Server model, so I’ve created a post explaining how to do this. The code for this example (and future ones) are available from my Google Code repository. You can view through source code from your browser, or use a Subversion client to checkout the projects. Continue reading

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Android Development: Implementing a simple Client-Server model

I’ve recently started playing around with the Android SDK and created some simple apps by using examples from the developer.android.com website. I’ve also been thinking about how to implement an application that needs to communicate with a database-driven back-end server. This would be useful for any app that needs to retrieve data from a central location. Continue reading

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