Android

Android’s Change of Heart: Google Adds Bottom Navigation to Material Design Guidelines

Despite Google’s history of advising against bottom navigation, they recently added it to their material design guidelines as a primary navigation pattern.

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Semper Fi Project Fi?

We examine whether Google’s Project Fi is ready to be used as a serious carrier replacement.

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Join Us at Mercury for Google I/O Extended Nashville 2015

Join us at 10am, May 28, 2015 for a live stream of the Google I/O keynote followed by live presentations and other sessions throughout the day.

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Join Us at Mercury for Google I/O Extended

Mercury is hosting Google I/O Extended Nashville on June 25, 2014 in partnership with Google and the Nashville Mobile Development User Group. Join us!

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Localization and Mobile

Learn how the TED Android app uses localization to reach a global audience.

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The Android Experiment, Part 6: The Conclusion

The final chapter in the six-part series exploring the pros and cons of switching from iPhone to Android examines the hard decision of whether to stick with Android or return to iOS.

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The Android Experiment, Part 5: Google Now, Default Apps, Photos and the Android App Launcher

Part five in the six-part series exploring the pros and cons of switching from iPhone to Android reviews Google Now, default apps, photos and the Android App Launcher.

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The Android Experiment, Part 4: Music, Hangouts, Multitasking and Widgets

Part four in the six-part series exploring the pros and cons of switching from iPhone to Android looks at music, Hangouts, multitasking and widgets.

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The Android Experiment, Part 3: Speech-to-Text, Calendars, Typing and Sounds

Part three in the six-part series exploring the pros and cons of switching from iPhone to Android reviews speech-to-text, calendar issues, typing and device sounds.

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The Android Experiment, Part 2: Hardware, Messaging, Apps and Notifications

Part two in the six-part series exploring the pros and cons of switching from iPhone to Android focuses on the device capabilities of the HTC First, text messaging, a few missing Android apps and notifications.

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