Computer Science…Research, Education and Policy
with one comment
android.os.UserManager, a new class added in Android 4.2 (Jelly Bean) which manages users and user details on a multi-user system, has exposed a very useful public method:
(source and an explanation)
Written by Tom
15 November 2012 at 12:49 pm
Posted in Technology
Tagged with Android, Java, Jelly Bean, Programming
Subscribe to comments with RSS.
I really wish I knew more about Android now! :)
Aside from the comedy of this – and I guess general Easter Eggs that might appear – I have an app idea that, with suitable GUI skills, might take a few hours to develop. On an iPhone, this would be massively cumbersome to deploy, with a curated marketplace and other associated shenanigans.
On Android, getting such a thing to run should be much easier, at least if it’s only on my device.
I could go down the web app route, but that always seems like an unsatisfactory halfway house.
Android should solve all this for me – I wonder if it will.
15 November 2012 at 1:36 pm
Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:
You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out / Change )
You are commenting using your Twitter account. ( Log Out / Change )
You are commenting using your Facebook account. ( Log Out / Change )
You are commenting using your Google+ account. ( Log Out / Change )
Connecting to %s
Notify me of follow-up comments via email.
Notify me of new posts via email.
Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.
Blog at WordPress.com. Customized The Journalist v1.9 Theme.