Multiple Domain Mail Address Branding is an important part of marketing any product. When you look at successful products it might seems branding the product is where you start, and you do need distinct branding for your product, but to start you should think about the entity behind your product. If you have an established […]
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Creating a Launcher Icon for Android requires exporting bitmap ( .png files) in several sizes into multiple directories. I recently started using InkScape so my graphics would scale and that is my first recommendation, use vector graphics. If you only have a bitmap image do not despair. InkScape offers ‘Trace as Bitmap’ to convert it. […]
This project which is provided in the samples of the Android SDK seems like a great entry point for a developer trying to get familiar with the Android environment quickly. This write-up will cover importing a sample from the Android SDK in the Android Studio. Fragments ListView GridView Multiple layouts Multiple densities Logging Mock data […]
Break an image into 9 areas and that is a Draw9Patch image. Below is an example. The way it works is Four corners do not scale. Top and Bottom scale horizontally Left and Right sides scale vertically Center area scales both vertically and horizontally Why would you want to do this? In this example […]
I am a Microsoft Word user and the ability to post to my blog from Word is important to me. I like to capture screen shots to go along with the words and Word works well for me. Now I’ve been heads down in development for quite a while now and I haven’t blogged in […]
Site Structure I settled on KooBoo CMS for the company site InterDash.us but blogging from Word is something I have used in the past and that seems to require WordPress. I will post a complete technical write up on how I installed WordPress at my hosting site Arvixe. I’ve installed it at several hosts and […]