Shake Detecion for Mobile Devices in Unity (Android, iOS)

How do you detect shakes in Unity? Simple! In this tutorial you will learn how to do it by creating a simple shaking game.    ShakeDetector.cs

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Why You Should Switch to Kotlin for Native Android Development (KOTLIN vs. JAVA)

Kotlin is an amazing language under active development. You can write less code and make it more readable by using Kotlin instead of Java. If you are a Java developer though, you may find it a bit frustrating to switch to something new. I think it’s always good to learn something new, expecially if by … Read moreWhy You Should Switch to Kotlin for Native Android Development (KOTLIN vs. JAVA)

Simple CUSTOM FONTS for your Android App (Downloadable Fonts Kotlin Android Tutorial)

Until recently, custom fonts in Android were a big pain. They weren’t straight forward to implement and you had to bundle each custom font in the APK. With API 26 and respectively AppCompat Support Library 26 you can finally use downloadable fonts! These will not bloat your APK size. In addition to downloadable fonts, you … Read moreSimple CUSTOM FONTS for your Android App (Downloadable Fonts Kotlin Android Tutorial)

Kotlin – Apply, Let, Run, With, Also – Higher Order Standard Functions

Kotlin is all about simplifying the development. Kotlin’s standard library is full of useful classes and functions which aim to fulfill this promise even where the built-in language features don’t exist. One of such groups of functions in standard library are Kotlin’s higher order functions apply, let, run, with and also. These functions allow you … Read moreKotlin – Apply, Let, Run, With, Also – Higher Order Standard Functions

Firebase Firestore Chat App: Cloud Functions & FCM (Ep 8) – Kotlin Android Tutorial

Firebase provides a bunch of awesome services such as Firestore, Auth, Cloud Storage, Cloud Functions and Cloud Messaging. Learn how to use them in this tutorial course in which we’re making a fully fledged real-time chat app with everything you’d expect like sending images and getting notifications when we receive a new message. In this … Read moreFirebase Firestore Chat App: Cloud Functions & FCM (Ep 8) – Kotlin Android Tutorial

Material Design 2 Overview (Design Support Library 28) – Android Kotlin Tutorial

Material design has been with us since 2014. It is a time for a refresh! Design support library version 28 comes with new views like bottom app bar, chips, material button and a new material card. Let’s take a look at each of these new views by writing a simple android app in Kotlin. Bottom … Read moreMaterial Design 2 Overview (Design Support Library 28) – Android Kotlin Tutorial

Firebase Firestore Chat App: FCM Setup (Ep 7) – Kotlin Android Tutorial

Firebase provides a bunch of awesome services such as Firestore, Auth, Cloud Storage, Cloud Functions and Cloud Messaging. Learn how to use them in this tutorial course in which we’re making a fully fledged real-time chat app with everything you’d expect like sending images and getting notifications when we receive a new message. In this … Read moreFirebase Firestore Chat App: FCM Setup (Ep 7) – Kotlin Android Tutorial

Firebase Firestore Chat App: Send Image Messages (Ep 6) – Kotlin Android Tutorial

Firebase provides a bunch of awesome services such as Firestore, Auth, Cloud Storage, Cloud Functions and Cloud Messaging. Learn how to use them in this tutorial course in which we’re making a fully fledged real-time chat app with everything you’d expect like sending images and getting notifications when we receive a new message. In this … Read moreFirebase Firestore Chat App: Send Image Messages (Ep 6) – Kotlin Android Tutorial

Firebase Firestore Chat App: Send Text Messages (Ep 5) – Kotlin Android Tutorial

Firebase provides a bunch of awesome services such as Firestore, Auth, Cloud Storage, Cloud Functions and Cloud Messaging. Learn how to use them in this tutorial course in which we’re making a fully fledged real-time chat app with everything you’d expect like sending images and getting notifications when we receive a new message. In this … Read moreFirebase Firestore Chat App: Send Text Messages (Ep 5) – Kotlin Android Tutorial

Gson Android Kotlin Tutorial – Convert Interfaces to & from JSON

Gson is an open-source JSON library which aims to be simple and quick to use while providing a bunch of options to accommodate even some complex use cases. In this tutorial you’re going to learn how to serialize and parse interfaces to JSON strings. An interface cannot be instantiated so we need to somehow remember … Read moreGson Android Kotlin Tutorial – Convert Interfaces to & from JSON