Archivo mensual: julio 2010

Admob fill rate

It has been already four weeks since I started playing with admob, and I have learned a couple of things so far. It seems that a recurrent question on forums about advertisement, on this an other systems, is why the … Seguir leyendo

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Fixed a bug in the RSS parser

This morning, OTempo was failing at least with the Santiago station. It was a bug in the XML SAX parser. I had already parsed a lot of XML documents before with the DOM API, but I have to confess that … Seguir leyendo

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OTempo 1.3 in the market

Following requests from some users and some homegrown ideas, I’ve packaged a new OTempo version, with version code “1.3”, and the improvements that I will tell you below. So far, when querying OTempo without Internet access, it was common to … Seguir leyendo

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Background and wrap-content

I am currently looking for other options to place advertising, to gain a little usability. Like those of you that use the application already know, advertising appears just above the station switcher, and because it appears a few seconds after … Seguir leyendo

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FAIL

My first attempt to support Android 1.5 was a FAIL. The application crashed due to a change in the SDK behaviour, related to dialogs. If your application crashes when showing a progress dialog, that probably means that you have followed … Seguir leyendo

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OTempo 1.1 in the market

I have just updated OTempo with a minor modification. It has now support for Android 1.5. This used to require the READ_PHONE_STATE permission on newer versions, because it was available by default in 1.5, but there is a simple trick … Seguir leyendo

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The process

No matter if you are a company, a freelance developer or an open-source developer, everyone has a process when is working on a project. You may have your process documented, stored in your brain, or implicit in a series of … Seguir leyendo

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