Issue #16

February 24th, 2012

Articles & Tutorials

Link Bild Replica Island (

Replica Island is a free open source android game. If you ever wanted to see how a game is build here is your chance - though be careful since the project is not that new anymore, things may be done differently in newer versions of Android.


Libraries & Code

ActionBarSherlock (
Android library for implementing the action bar design pattern using the native ActionBar on 3.0+ and a custom implementation on pre-3.0 through a single API and theme.

Bash completion for the adb tool (
Roman Nurik has hacked together a great bash completion for the adb tool.


Link Bild Android Development Tool 17 (

Android Development Tool 17 (Preview) was released yesterday. Lot's of neat stuff inside.



Link Bild Android Screen Monitor (

Ever wanted to make a screenshot of your newly developed Android App? With Android Screen Monitor you can mirror the device screen to your desktop.


m2e Android Configurator (
m2e Android Configurator brings Maven dependency management into the ADT.


Link Bild AndoidStudio (

This video demonstrates how to use AndoidStudio add-in in Visual studio for Android application development.


App of the Week

Schooltraq (
Schooltraq is a free academic planner that lets students organise their work.