Android Location API using Google Play Services

android location api using google play services

In my previous post about Android GPS, Location Manager, I explained how to get device location (latitude & longitude) using the older android APIs. Now google introduced new way of getting device location using the Google Play Services. A newer api called FusedLocationApi was introduced which connects with GoogleApiClient and gives us the best location …

Android working with Google Maps V2

Android google maps v2

If you have developed any app that contains Google Maps v1, It’s time to upgrade it to Google Maps V2 as google maps version 1 deprecated officially on December 3rd, 2012 and it won’t work anymore. This article aims to give knowledge about how to implements newer Google Maps into your applications. If you have …

Android Working with Google Places and Maps Tutorial

android working with google places and maps

This tutorial is very helpful if you are building any application which deals with user locations. In this article i explained how to integrate Google Places and Maps in your android application. About Google Places Google Places API is a service provided by Google which returns information about your nearest places by considering the latitude, …

Android GPS, Location Manager Tutorial

android gps locator

If you are developing any location based app, you can make your app more smarter by finding user’s location automatically. For this you need to integrate location modules in your application. This tutorial covers how to integrate location module in your apps. Note: This tutorial uses older APIs to fetch user’s location. Now google introduced …