Saturday, May 23, 2020

Virtually Maker Faire – May 23, 2020

Featuring Makers Responding to COVID-19

24 Hours of Presentations, Workshops, Demos, and Exhibits Across All Time Zones

Across the world, makers have responded to shortages of medical supplies and equipment with agile designs, adaptive distributed manufacturing, and community organizing. Virtually Maker Faire will be a stage to share the projects and learn from the people behind this extraordinary civic response.

Virtually Maker Faire will take place online through video sessions and an exhibit showcase on Make: Projects.

Tuesday, May 19, 2020

Google Play - Spring 2020 Policy Updates

Google Play PolicyBytes - Spring 2020 Policy Updates

explains the spring 2020 Play policy updates on subscriptions, background location access, malware, resource downloads, and more. Stay tuned to learn more about these updates, plus best practices for app compliance on Google Play and resources to help you understand the new updates.

Thursday, April 30, 2020

Playing Samsung Galaxy Tab S6 Lite

Samsung Galaxy Tab S6 Lite is the newest tab from Samsung, is available to buy today, April 30, 2020. Running Android 10, Octa-Core (2.3GHz, 1.7GHz), 4G Ram, 10.4", 2000x1200 TFT display. Come with S Pen. You can check the full-spec here ( You have to choice your region/language on the most lower-left, different region with have slightly different configuration.

Just buy one and play:)

Remote control Raspberry Pi with VNC Viewer

VNC Viewer turns the Tab S6 Lite (or other phones) into a remote desktop, remote control Mac, Windows and Linux computers (Raspberry Pi in my case) from anywhere in the world. You can view your computer's desktop remotely, and control its mouse and keyboard as though you were sitting down in front of it.

This view show how Galaxy Tab S6 Lite running VNC Viewer to control Raspberry Pi Zero W. It's supposed you have already enable VNC in Raspberry Pi Configuration -> Interface, and install in tablet, and setup completely.

Play dual Pokemon GO

Yes, you can install two copy of Pokemon Go from both Google Play Store and Samsung Galaxy Store, currently version 0.173.2-G and 0.173.2-S. Then you can run both Pokemon Go with different account at same time.

Monday, April 13, 2020

How to display layout xml in code view, for Android Studio 3.6.2

With Android Studio updated (currently 3.6.2), when you view layout xml file, the original design/code option (on lower-left corner) removed. So how to view its xml code?
Answer: The option is now moved to upper-right corner, you can view it in Code/Splite/Design view.

Tuesday, March 24, 2020

What's new in Android game development tools

Learn about our new development and profiling tools built specifically for Android game developers. Improve productivity with new features that allow you to build and deploy your game more efficiently, and use updated profilers to fine tune your game's performance.

Google for Games Developer Summit Keynote
Game Developers Conference is one of our most anticipated times of the year to connect with the gaming industry and share our latest product updates.

Sunday, January 19, 2020

Android-x86 - Run Android on your PC

Android-x86 is a project to port Android open source project to x86 platform. This is an open source project licensed under Apache Public License 2.0. Some components are licensed under GNU General Public License (GPL) 2.0 or later.

To know more and try it, visit: