1. Getting Started with Android
By: Emiley J : 2013-03-19
Description: As usual, when starting to learn a new programming language, you first have to get your computer ready with the tools and IDEs required to start developing. For Android programming it is very simple, just get the ADT bundle for windows and you are all set.  I am assuming you are using windows as your development platform. ADT bundle for windows is an integrated development environment with the Android SDK and Eclipse.
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2. Solution to error: unable to open connection to server due to security error
By: Ashley : 2012-03-16
Description: If you are getting this error on your android device while connecting to Exchange 2010 or Office 365, it can be easily fixed. When the account is set up correctly on the phone a notification is sent to it. This has to be opened in order for the account to work. Unfortunately the phones hide the notification window or you may have missed the notification.
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3. Android Preferences - Using Preferences in Android Tutorial
By: Ashley : 2011-10-02
Description: This sample android program shows you how to use preferences in Android. In this program the concept of storing the user's preferences in a SharedPreferences object is demonstrated. With this sharedpreference you can store and retrieve preferences and use it in any of your activities.

The PreferenceDemo1.java file is as follows:

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4. Android Send SMS and Make a phone call in Android Application
By: Ashley : 2011-10-02
Description: This sample android program shows you how to use Telephony in Android. This program demonstrates how to send SMS from your Android application. This program also shows you how to make a phone call from your Android application or Dial a number using Intent. This tutorial therefore has four different java source files.
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5. Android Emulator
By: Ashley : 2011-08-12
Description: Android Emulator is based on QEMU emulator designed for virtual ARMv5 CPU with MMU. It has a 16bit LCD, a keyboard, Sound IO, flash memory partition (file image) and a GSM modem with simulated SIM. It runs full stack (kernel to Apps). It does dynamic binary translation from ARMv5 to x86.
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6. Intent in Android to call one activity from another activity.
By: Ashley : 2011-07-17
Description: This sample android program shows you how to call an activity from another activity in Android. In this program the concept of Intent is demonstrated. Using Intent the control can be passed between different activity back and fourth. Bundles can be used to pass data from one activity to another activity. In this sample program, two activities are used. Activity1.java and Activity2.java are shown below. Some data is passed between activities to explain the concept. 
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7. Animation sample program in Android
By: Ashley : 2011-07-03
Description: This sample android program shows you how to do simple animation in Android. In this program the xml file ani.xml is used to rotate the images in sequence. The images must be copied to the /res/drawable folder together with the ani.xml file.
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8. Another Animation sample program in Android
By: Ashley : 2011-07-03
Description: This sample android program shows you how to do simple animation in Android. In this program a list of items in a listview is animated to appear by expanding to full size from the center of the screen. You can play with the code to try different types of animation.
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9. ArrayAdapter sample program in Android
By: Ashley : 2011-07-03
Description: This sample android program shows you how to use ArrayAdapter in Android. In this program a list is shown. When you click on the list, the selected item is shown on the text view. You can use this ArrayAdapter widget and the onListItemClick() method to determine the selected index and process accordingly.
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10. Spinner sample program in Android
By: Ashley : 2011-07-03
Description: This sample android program shows you how to use Spinner in Android. In this program a list is shown as a dropdown box. When you click on the list, the selected item is shown on the text view. You can use this ArrayAdapter widget and the Spinner object together with the onListItemClick() method to determine the selected index and process accordingly.
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