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May 30, 2013

Ottawa Android
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» 15th May – 6:30pm @ Shopify Offices in Lounge

Details can be found on reddit

November 13, 2012

Ottawa Android
ottawaandroid
» November Meeting

November 21st starting at 6:30pm Shopify (Protoss Boardroom) – 126 York St (Back Doors With the Unicorns on them) Ottawa, Ontario This month (and subsequent months) we’ll be meeting in the Shopify Protoss Boardroom. We shouldn’t have to worry too … Continue reading

September 27, 2012

Ottawa Android
ottawaandroid
» Post September Meeting Update

Thanks for everyone who came out to this months meeting. I hope we have the same awesome turnout next meeting. Next months meeting should be back on on our regular schedule (3rd Wednesday of the month). Check out the “Past … Continue reading

April 19, 2012

Ottawa Android
ottawaandroid
» Change of Meeting Date?

From the Mailing List: I’ve mentioned this in the past and was wondering if anyone would be interested in changing the meeting dates.  I’m personally interested because our meetings also occur on the same day as the Dirty Rectangles fellows … Continue reading

March 21, 2012

Ottawa Android
ottawaandroid
» [IMPORTANT] Change of meeting Location for March

Begin copy-pasta from mailing list email.   Hey Everyone, There’s been a scheduling mishap and all the rooms are booked at the Code Factory. I’ve gotten us some space at the Cock and Lion on Sparks St and we’ll have … Continue reading

» Android 9-Patch Blog

http://android9patch.blogspot.ca/

December 4, 2011

Ottawa Android
ottawaandroid
» Guest Post: Lessons Learned from Bulk Parsing and Database Insertion

This article originates from christophersaunders.ca I’m beginning to work on an STO application from an API that was created by Philippe Casgrain. The data was stored in a pretty big JSON file, and I decided that instead of breaking it … Continue reading

October 23, 2011

Ottawa Android
ottawaandroid
» Android AOSP Source Plugin

This article shows how to install the AOSP Source plugin for eclipse so when you are working with the Android API you can actually view the contents of various functions to get a better understanding of what’s going on under … Continue reading

October 11, 2011

Ottawa Android
ottawaandroid
» Speed up your testing with Virtual Box!

Check out this blog post for more details on How to speed up the Android Emulator by up to 400%

July 31, 2011

Ottawa Android
ottawaandroid
» Fundraiser for a New Projector

The idea has been thrown around before and was recently discussed/announced on the mailing list. We now have a “chipin” page where you can securely contribute to the fundraiser. Chipin page and fundraiser details: http://tcfprojector.chipin.com/a-new-projector-for-the-code-factory

June 30, 2011

Ottawa Android
ottawaandroid
» Designing for Android

Smashing Magazine has an excellent article explaining the sometimes confusing aspects of Android development. They cover several visual design patterns for the platform as well as what you should do to ensure you application looks great no matter what device … Continue reading

May 20, 2011

Ottawa Android
ottawaandroid
» Android Protips

Google IO Slides from (who I would consider) the top Android evangelist, Reto Meier. Android Protips – Radioactive Yak

May 7, 2011

Ottawa Android
ottawaandroid
» Sponsorship Perks

Here’s a list of perks we get from our various sponsors: Buy n Ebooks, Get n Free* – Go to oreilly.com and use discount code:  MBBGS O’Reilly book review program - Add a suggestion for the next book     *1 … Continue reading

» Join us on Meetup

Along with announcing upcoming events through the mailing list, we’ll also be posting them on our meetup page. Ottawa Android Meetup Page

May 4, 2011

Ottawa Android
ottawaandroid
» AMA – Mario Zechner – Author of Beginning Android Games

The following is a reddit AMA article by the Mario Zechner, the maintainer (and creator?) of libgdx He includes several links to free resources for people interested in mobile game development on Android.

March 22, 2011

Ottawa Android
ottawaandroid
» Ottawa Android Device Library Form

If you would like to add your device to our community library please fill out the following form. Once the library gets big enough (>10 devices) we’ll publish the information. Ottawa Android Device Library Form

March 17, 2011

Ottawa Android
ottawaandroid
» Ottawa Android Device Library Form

Have you ever had issues on a specific platform and been unable to verify the problems because you don’t have the device? Wish you could just borrow a device for an hour so you can debug a minor issue? Well, we’re going to be creating a device library where you and fellow Android developers can [...]

March 11, 2011

Ottawa Android
ottawaandroid
» IPv6 Summit in Ottawa

[This post is by James Puderer — Chris Saunders] As you may already know IPv4 addresses are running out.  At this time it’s predicted that Asia/Pacific will run out sometime in the next 6 months; Europe and North America will soon follow.  The successor to IPv4, is IPv6 and will soon be required to access [...]

» O’Reilly Labs – Programming Android

As you may or may not know, O’Reilly Labs has a beta program where books that aren’t fully ready for publication are available online for free from their site. http://programming-android.labs.oreilly.com/index.html Also there is a promotion going on to save 50% off the price of the book – DDPAE.

February 16, 2011

Ottawa Android
ottawaandroid
» Wanted:Content Curator

It’s tough to keep on top of keeping everything up to date.  We’re looking for someone who’s interested in helping provide content relevant to Android development as well as for any community related updates. If you are interested please get in contact with one of the organizers via email, twitter or during one of the [...]