Tag: Android

NFC chips

This week I ordered a few NFC chips to play around with using my Android phone. It turns out that these can make a dead easy way to configure your phone! I’m planning to have one sticker somewhere in my car to configure it for ‘driving’ i.e. turn off Wifi, put it in Car Mode …

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Park Assist

Snel en gemakkelijk gebruik maken van je bezoekersvergunning? Dat kan met Park Assist! PA slaat de gegevens van jouw parkeervergunning op. Wanneer je bezoek krijgt hoef je alleen het kenteken in te vullen en op verzenden te drukken. PA zal een SMS naar de gemeente sturen en bij ontvangst van de bevestiging automatisch een alarm …

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Setup Android Development environment

Howto on setting up an Android Development environment: download Java JDK e.g. jdk-6u25-windows-i586.exe download eclipse e.g. eclipse-SDK-3.6.2-win32.zip download Android SDK e.g. installer_r11-windows.exe install eclipse plugins: Graphical Editing Framework (GEF), Google Plugin 3.6 and the Android Development Tools (ADT)

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More on Android…

Running and using Android 2.2 on the HTC HD2 was already great. But using Android on the Desire HD is even better as Android is running from ROM, not from the memory card. So it’s faster, more responsive and has some nice additions such as a 8 megapixel camera and Dolby. Other updates such as …

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Android on HTC HD2

Great! It is possible to run Android on your good old Windows Mobile 6.5 HTC HD2 device! After installing Android on the SD card, it runs pretty well. OK, of course there are some improvements that need to be done, the overall experience is very nice. See the XDA developers forum for more information.