Check Network Availability

Apps that communicates with web services needs to check network availability before calling them. Failing do so may break the app when there are no network present. You can use following code segment/method to check the network availability. If network available then...

Tamil in Android Samsung Galaxy Ace

Recently the firmware update for my Samsung Galaxy Ace was available via kies to Android 2.3.4. Instantly I updated it and exploring the phone and found something very exciting. Yep, the phone now supports my mother tongue Tamil Language. I went ahead and checked...

Rename Android Project’s Package Name

Android applications are uniquely identified using the package name. So you must not name your application’s package name to something like “a.b.c” as there is a high possibility someone else too named that way. Read this question at StackOverFlow to learn more...