Android, Technology

Add Custom Android Native View In React Native As a Component

A recent React Native project at the company came with an additional requirement of integrating a video player within the application. There already are a lot of React Native video players available, but almost all of them come with inherent shortcomings. We could not find one with the perfect implementation of overlays and other...

28-Jun-2019

Android, Cross platform application development

Design Approaches for Leading Mutual Fund Mobile Application

It was only from mid-2008 with the advent of smartphones, like HTC Dream, or Apple iPhone that it reached the mainstream, taking advantage of all the functionalities that these devices provide. As per Gadgetsnow, usage of the smartphones by Indian users grew by 43% in 2016 and 92% in 2015. A major thing to notice is that "Business and...

07-Sep-2017

Android, Mobility

Offline Data Transfer in Android

Offline data transfer in Android is a way to transfer data among devices wirelessly without any network accessibility. There are many ways for connecting devices sans cables such as Bluetooth, NFC, Wifi Direct, SIP, etc. Despite the fact that a large audience is looking towards internet solutions, these ways have their unique use cases...

23-Aug-2017

Android, Automation Testing

Top 5 Mobile-Testing Strategies

Testing a mobile application is often challenging as compared to web application mainly due to the various factors affecting the behavior of the application. Some of these factors include different operating systems and their versions, different screen sizes and different networks. In this challenging phase of planning and testing a...

21-Aug-2017

Android, Mobility

Constraint Layout Android

Constraint Layout allows the android developers to create large and complex User Interfaces without using nested view groups. It involves simple drag and drops view widgets from the Palette to the designer editor to create the user interface. In an Android app development, it provides a level of flexibility that supports many features of...

15-Jun-2017

Android, Experience Design

UI Patterns: Navigation (Part 1)

A design pattern is a formal way of documenting a solution to a common design problem. The idea was introduced by an architect Christopher Alexander for use in urban planning and building architecture. This has been adapted for various other disciplines, including teaching and pedagogy, development organization and process, as well as for...

09-Jun-2017

Android, Java

7 Cool Android O Features That Will Blow Away Your Mind!

The big news is here! As some of you might have been reading, Google had recently launched Android O's developer preview before the product release on Google I/O, a tradition being followed by them for quite some time. Though a lot is still not known about the new update, we would list down some of the awesome features which will delight...

27-Mar-2017

Android, Front End Development

How to Achieve React Native and iOS Bridging?

We love sharing our learning from the project. Recently, in one of our development projects, there was a need of bridging between iOS or Android and react-native. We were required to integrate the apple map with our application by writing the code in native iOS where the application would interact with the operating system. Once we get...

by Priya
09-Mar-2017

Android, Cross platform application development

5 Advantages of Developing a Cross-platform Mobile App and Some of its Popular Tools

Digital revolution is advancing at a rapid pace redefining the future of industries, society, and economy as a whole. Emerging technologies and engaging mobile apps are significantly changing the way we work and live today. Mobility is becoming an integral part of every application and digital product of most organizations. Enterprises...

25-Jan-2017

Android, Mobility

5 Must Have Features of an Ecommerce App

E-commerce companies have witnessed a boom over the last few years and the way they have grown, clearly shows the consumers’ love for going digital. Understanding these changes in consumer behavior is key for e-commerce companies to succeed. Consumers look for end-to-end mobile solutions to fulfill their shopping needs. Hence, an...

13-Jan-2017

Android, iOS

Simplistic Fullscreen Image Viewer: React Native

If you are working with the latest version of React Native like 0.35 or above, then there are lot of modules available to show an image in full screen mode. Now the twist here is when you are working with the older version of React Native. In this blog, I wanted to share how I implemented this use case on the application on React...

05-Jan-2017

Android, Experience Design

Top 5 Considerations for Mobile App Development

With the widespread technology evolution and digitalization, mobile apps have become crucial for consumers and businesses alike. Moreover, the explosive growth in mobile adoption has put enormous pressure on IT leaders. Be it retail, banking, FMCG or healthcare, all kinds of businesses are striving to develop an app to take advantage of...

15-Dec-2016