Author Archives: dbremes

ClassNotFoundException when Deploying without Android Studio

Have you ever wondered why you didn’t have to set multiDexEnabled true anymore despite adding almost any library to an Android project will extend it to more than 64K methods? Well, Android Studio conveniently injected that setting when deploying a … Continue reading

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Data Binding Android ListViews

At I/O 2015 Google showed data binding to the Android developing masses. It basically generates the boilerplate code everybody had to type in previously to get data to the UI and back. But while there are samples for about every … Continue reading

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Styling Android Toasts the Easy Way

The first step to style Android Toasts is to define a layout, right? Well often it’s not, because to just show text and an image – yes, the built-in Toast can show an image – you don’t need a layout. … Continue reading

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DbTradeAlert for Android: Add Security and Watchlist Management – Part 4

First post in this series: Introduction to DbTradeAlert Previous post: DbTradeAlert for Android: Add Security and Watchlist Management – Part 3 2.4 Add Save Functionality for New Securities Saving new securities is implemented like its watchlist counterpart with two additions: Make … Continue reading

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DbTradeAlert for Android: Add Security and Watchlist Management – Part 3

First post in this series: Introduction to DbTradeAlert Previous post: DbTradeAlert for Android: Add Security and Watchlist Management – Part 2 2. Add Securities Management Securities management works exactly the same way watchlists management does. And adding securities management will follow … Continue reading

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DbTradeAlert for Android: Add Security and Watchlist Management – Part 2

First post in this series: Introduction to DbTradeAlert Previous post: DbTradeAlert for Android: Add Security and Watchlist Management – Part 1 1.4 Add Save Functionality for New Watchlists “Add Save Functionality” simply means get WatchlistEditActivity’s OK button working: The method extracts … Continue reading

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DbTradeAlert for Android: Add Security and Watchlist Management – Part 1

First post in this series: Introduction to DbTradeAlert Previous post: DbTradeAlert for Android: Schedule Quote Updates – Part 3 By now DbTradeAlert does what it’s supposed to do – inform the user about triggered signals. What’s missing is the ability to … Continue reading

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