Grokking Android

Getting Down to the Nitty Gritty of Android Development

Posts tagged “Calendar”:

Android’s CalendarContract Content Provider


Android developers have been longing for an official Calendar app and content provider since Android has been released. With the release of Ice Cream Sandwich Google has finally added this feature to our tools list. Now we developers can use the Calendar app from within our Activities using Intents or we can access the data […]  Continue Reading  “Android’s CalendarContract Content Provider”

Using your Google Account in the Android Emulator


Whenever you need to access the People or Calendar app and want to add contacts or events you need an account. On the emulator though no account exists by default. So in this blog entry I am going to show you how to add your Google account to your emulator. Update: Google has dropped support […]  Continue Reading  “Using your Google Account in the Android Emulator”