Add GIF player to EBPhotoPages on iOS

EBPhotoPages is a photo gallery library for displaying pages of photos and their meta data in a scrollview. Users are able to zoom photos in and out, as well as create, edit or delete comments and tags, share or delete a photo, and report inappropriate photos. All photos and content…

Play GIF images stored on Parse.com on iOS

Storing images on Parse is easy, we just need to create a class that contains a File column for storing the image file. With ParseUI, it's also very easy to show these images in the app using a PFImageView. All we need is to set the file property on the…

How to Set Up Android App to Support Expansion Files

Google Play currently requires that your APK file be no more than 50MB. For most applications, this is plenty of space for all the application's code and assets. However, some apps need more space for high-fidelity graphics, media files, or other large assets. Previously, if your app exceeded 50MB, you…

Creating a simple music player with iOS

You want to play music or just some audio content with a simple UI within your app? There were several libraries for doing that: MusicPlayerViewController, MDAudioPlayerController and many more. But none of them seem to be active any more. If you are starting development on an app that includes a…

Recycler View Item Click Listener

With the Android L release, RecyclerView has replaced ListView as the goto component for creating a view for providing window to a large data set. It promises lots of performance improvements over the standard list view. To use the RecyclerView widget, you have to specify an adapter and a layout…