Grokking Android

Getting Down to the Nitty Gritty of Android Development

SQLite in Android


SQLite is at the heart of Android’s database support. This database was developed with embedded environments in mind – and is used not only by Android but also by Apple’s iOS and Blackberry’s system as well as lots of other systems with low memory footprint and comparatively little CPU horsepower. Why SQLite in the first […]  Continue Reading  “SQLite in Android”

Two Days at the moosecon Conference


This year the German IT trade show CeBIT tried something new: A conference for mobile developers, called moosecon (mobile operating system conference). The conference lasted three days, of which I was present at two, Wednesday and Thursday. Here’s a short recap of the talks, I visited. Wednesday – March 6, 2013 / day one Thanks […]  Continue Reading  “Two Days at the moosecon Conference”