Baradwaj Varadharajan

Baradwaj Varadharajan is an enthusiastic Android Developer. Working as a Dev Engineer in creating and delivering android devices that are known globally. Passionate about sharing his knowledge and know how's to the aspiring developers.

Android UI Layout with Android Studio | AndroidMonks

Android UI Layout with Android Studio You can implement a UI L ayout file in Android using Android Studio. Layout Files are nothing but XML files which holds various View/Viewgroups in the form of XML Tags-Attributes. This forms the backbone of an Android Application. Every single Android Application running should definitely have a Layout file …

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10 Must Have Plugins for Android Studio(Bonus Included)

10 Must Have Plugins for Android Studio(Bonus Included) – Quadrapule Your Productivity There are a lot of plugins for Android Studio out there that can perform various things to improve productivity. In this Tutorial, I have compiled the best of them to help you increase your overall speed of creating an Android app. The following …

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Top Android Studio ShortCut Commands | AndroidMonks

Android Studio ShortCut | Develop Faster If you have been following my articles over the years, I advocate on developing a best practice while you code. Using Shortcut is a very good way to improve your code. Like any Art, programming also is a way of expressing your ideas. It could be as small as …

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50 Color Pallete ideas for your next Android App

50 Color Pallette for your next Android App We find inspiration from everything, but it is always difficult to find a Color Pallete for your next project. Any application is heavily dependent on the UI/UX. In this list of posts, there are 50 color pallete’s to find inspiration from. I have always had difficulty in …

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SwipeRefreshLayout in Android | AndroidMonks

SwipeRefreshLayout in Android with Example Android SwipeRefreshLayout is a ViewGroup that can hold only one scrollable child. It can be either a ScrollView, ListView or RecyclerView. The basic need for a SwipeRefreshLayout is to allow the users to refresh the screen manually. According to the Docs, “The SwipeRefreshLayout should be used whenever the user can refresh …

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Creating a CountDownTimer | AndroidMonks

Creating a CountDownTimer | AndroidMonks CountDownTimer unlike a Chronometer is used for one purpose only, to count down the time! Count Down Timer is a simple to implement Class that you can plug into any Activity. Count Down Timer in Android is used to set a countdown based on interval set by you and it will stop …

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5 Alternatives to SlidingDrawer with example

5 Alternatives to SlidingDrawer with example SlidingDrawers have always been attractive, containing cool animation and provides better UI experience to the user. However, the SlidingDrawer library has been deprecated in API 17. In this tutorial we look at 5 super cool open source Sliding Drawers that are very easy to implement. Use them in your …

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