Version your android app based on git tag and revision
Clockworkd with monit and capistrano
In previous post, i’ve described how to create and send encrypted with one time cypher data to server, now its time to receive this data on server side. I will not describe how to setup environment and deploy it some server.
Short snippet how to load hi-res icon of the app by its package name.
Plugin will upload apk to distribution system after building release artifact.
Its quite small article about reading custom attributes from theme in Activity code.
One of my projects require to display sticky headers like Android Contacts app do on Android Lollipop.
After some time of investigation i’ve found simple way to archive this looks and feel. Now its quite naive and requires a lot of improvement, but its quite usable.
Always was curious how to manage android keystore sertificates for multiple apps, either generate separate keystore file each time, or just use multiple alias in the same keystore.
Now its time to make it clear. Continue reading “Signing android app for secure content provider”
Google has deprecated the function “getRecentTasks” of “ActivityManager” class. Now all it does is to get the list of apps that the current app has opened. But if you are writing app that “locks” access to specific apps with password or any other protection methods, you still need to be able to get top most activity/package to react accordingly to user changing current app and for example show your overlay.