Atul Palandurkar

Android Online Training Session 1

Android is the most popular mobile operating system and booming day by day. Everyday huge number of Android mobile devices are getting activated and people are looking for different application to ease their life and to do some day to day task on the go. Many important things can also be done with mobile device like paying bills, money transfer and so on.

Many people who do not have time to go and attend classes due to college, work or some other reason can attend Online Android Training seating at their own place and as per their convenience.

Recording of actual Online Android Training :

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The video is recorded during the actual Online Android Training Session 1. If you are looking for Online Android Training, please go through it and let us know if you are interested in the same and feel free to contact me at aatul@ancyber.com

Android 5.0 Lollipop

Android 5.0 Lollipop

Finally Google has announced Android 5.0 and the curtains have raised from the suspense of Android L, the Android 5.0 is Lollipop.

Android 5.0 Lollipop has come up with great features and with full fledged support for Android wearable and Android TV. Let’s take a look at the features here.

Android 5.0 Lollipop features :

  • Material Design
    • A bold, colorful, and responsive UI design for consistent, intuitive experiences across all your devices
    • Responsive, natural motion, realistic lighting and shadows, and familiar visual elements make it easier to navigate your device
    • Vivid new colors, typography, and edge-to-edge imagery help to focus your attention
  • Notifications
    • New ways to control when and how you receive messages – only get interrupted when you want to be
    • View and respond to messages directly from your lock screen. Includes the ability to hide sensitive content for these notifications
    • For fewer disruptions, turn on Priority mode via your device’s volume button so only certain people and notifications get through. Or schedule recurring downtime like 10pm to 8am when only Priority notifications can get through
    • With Lollipop, incoming phone calls won’t interrupt what you’re watching or playing. You can choose to answer the call or just keep doing what you’re doing
    • Control the notifications triggered by your apps; hide sensitive content and prioritize or turn off the app’s notifications entirely
    • More intelligent ranking of notifications based on who they’re from and the type of communication. See all your notifications in one place by tapping the top of the screen
  • Battery
    • Power for the long haul
    • A battery saver feature which extends device use by up to 90 mins
    • Estimated time left to fully charge is displayed when your device is plugged in
    • Estimated time left on your device before you need to charge again can now be found in battery settings
  • Security
    • Keep your stuff safe and sound
    • New devices come with encryption automatically turned on to help protect data on lost or stolen devices
    • SELinux enforcing for all applications means even better protection against vulnerabilities and malware
    • Use Android Smart Lock to secure your phone or tablet by pairing it with a trusted device like your wearable or even your car
  • Device Sharing
    • More flexible sharing with family and friends
    • Multiple users for phones. If you forget your phone, you still can call any of your friends (or access any of your messages, photos etc.) by simply logging into another Android phone running Lollipop. Also perfect for families who want to share a phone, but not their stuff
    • Guest user for phones and tablets means you can lend your device and not your stuff
    • Screen pinning: pin your screen so another user can access just that content without messing with your other stuff
  • New Quick Settings
    • Get to the most frequently used settings with just two swipes down from the top of the screen
    • New handy controls like flashlight, hotspot, screen rotation and cast screen controls
    • Easier on/off toggles for Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, and location
    • Manually adjust your brightness for certain conditions. Then, adaptive brightness will kick in based on ambient lighting
  • Connectivity
    • A better internet connection everywhere and more powerful Bluetooth low energy capabilities
    • Improved network handoffs resulting in limited interruption in connectivity. For example, continue your video chat or VoIP calls without interruption as you leave the house and switch from your home Wi-Fi back to cellular
    • Improved network selection logic so that your device connects only if there is a verified internet connection on Wi-Fi
    • Power-efficient scanning for nearby Bluetooth low energy (“BLE”) devices like wearables or beacons
    • New BLE peripheral mode
  • Runtime and Performance
    • A faster, smoother and more powerful computing experience
    • ART, an entirely new Android runtime, improves application performance and responsiveness
      • Up to 4x performance improvements
      • Smoother UI for complex, visually rich applications
      • Compacting backgrounded apps and services so you can do more at once
    • Support for 64 bit devices, like the Nexus 9, brings desktop class CPUs to Android
      • Support for 64-bit SoCs using ARM, x86, and MIPS-based cores
      • Shipping 64-bit native apps like Chrome, Gmail, Calendar, Google Play Music, and more
      • Pure Java language apps run as 64-bit apps automatically
  • Media
    • Bolder graphics and improved audio, video, and camera capabilities
    • Lower latency audio input ensuring that music and communication applications that have strict delay requirements provide an amazing realtime experience
    • Multi-channel audio stream mixing means professional audio applications can now mix up to eight channels including 5.1 and 7.1 channels
    • USB Audio support means you can plug USB microphones, speakers, and a myriad of other USB audio devices like amplifiers and mixers into your Android device
    • OpenGL ES 3.1 and Android extension pack brings Android to the forefront of mobile graphics putting it on par with desktop and console class performance
    • A range of new professional photography features for Android Lollipop that let you
      • Capture full resolution frames around 30 fps
      • Support raw formats like YUV and Bayer RAW
      • Control capture settings for the sensor, lens, and flash per individual frame
      • Capture metadata like noise models and optical information
    • State of the art video technology with support for HEVC to allow for UHD 4K video playback, tunneled video for high quality video playback on Android TV and improved HLS support for streaming
  • OK Google
    • Easy access to information and performing tasks
    • Even if your screen is off, you can say “OK Google” on devices with digital signal processing support such as Nexus 6 and Nexus 9
    • Talk to Google on the go to get quick answers, send a text, get directions and more
  • Android TV
    • Support for living room devices
    • User interface adapted for the living room
    • Less browsing, more watching with personalized recommendations for content like movies and TV shows
    • Voice search for Google Play, YouTube and supported apps so you can just say what you want to see
    • Console-style Android gaming on your TV with a gamepad
    • Cast your favorite entertainment apps to your big screen with Google Cast support for Android TV devices
  • Accessibility
    • Enhanced low vision and color blind capabilities
    • Boost text contrast or invert colors to improve legibility
    • Adjust display to improve color differentiation
  • Now in 68+ languages
    • 15 new additions
    • Basque, Bengali, Burmese, Chinese (Hong Kong), Galician, Icelandic, Kannada, Kyrgyz, Macedonian, Malayalam, Marathi, Nepali, Sinhala, Tamil, Telugu
    • That means now I support for my mother tounge Marathi
  • Device set up
    • Get up and running in no-time
    • Tap & go: instant set up of your new Android phone or tablet by simply tapping it to your old one (requires NFC)
    • Whenever you get a new Android phone or tablet, you can bring over your apps from Google Play automatically from any of your old Android devices
  • And a whole lot more
    • Tap & pay: easily manage multiple payment apps by quickly switching between them
    • Print preview and page range support
    • Revamped display for battery, Bluetooth, data usage, and Wi-Fi settings and new search functionality in settings
    • New device level feedback for Nexus devices in Settings > about phone > send feedback
    • Easier sharing with
      • Improved ranking of your options within the share menu
      • Android Beam: lets you share a file with someone nearby by gently tapping the two devices together
    • Where supported by the hardware, your device will wake up as soon as you pick it up or tap the screen twice
    • Improved hardware keyboard accessory support including support for multilingual, emoji input, search key, and improved app and system key chords

Source : Google Android Lollipop

Seminar on Android & HTML5

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Conducted Seminar on Android and HTML5 at Ttulsiramji Gaikwad College of Engineering and Technology, Mohgaon, Nagpur on 28th Aug. 2014 for the students of second year, third year and final year Information Technology.

Android Workshop at MHSSCOE

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Conducted two days Android Workshop at M.H. Saboo Siddik College of Engineering, Byculla, Mumbai on 11th and 12th Aug 2014.

There were around 100 students who attended the workshop and get benefited out of it. Few staff member also attended the workshop.

The infrastructure of the college is very good and the seminar hall where we conducted workshop was also very good. The staff, coordinators and the student were also very good and keen to learn new technologies. I would love to visit the place again. I am very thankful to the coordinators who had assisted a lot during the training and for all the arrangements they have made for me.

Professional Android Training at SITRC

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Conducted 60 hours Professional Android Training at Sandip Institute of Technology and Research Center (SITRC), Nashik, Maharashtra – India.

I love to visit this college since the students of this college are very eager to learn new things. On the last day of the training students developed various android application such as;

1. Thank You (Gratitude app)
2. Encrypted SMS
3. PnC (Permutation and Combinations)
4. Guess Game (Anagram)
5. SQL Commands Tutorial App
6. Tic Tac Toe, etc.

And so many other apps were also ready.

The staff of the college is also very good specially HOD of Computer Department Mr. Amol Potgantwar and Mr. Nikhil Kulkarni who motivate students a lot.

The staff and students of this college has filed 30 patents last year and still counting.

Android & HTML5 Workshop

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7 Days Android & HTML5 Workshop at Sandip Institute of Technology & Research Center, Nashik (SITRC) from 9th Jun. 2014 to 16th Jun. 2014.

It was an awesome experience and very good students who were keen to learn new technologies. The modern infrastructure standards are complimented with lush green lawns and trees around the campus which make the atmosphere in and around the institution a pleasant place to learn, gain and apply the knowledge. The highly efficient faculty boosts the morale of the students and makes them go a step beyond the ordinary and also harness campus placements.

The students of SITRC were so good and hard working that they developed and published an Android application for College on last day of workshop. To do so they came on Sunday too. The main thing is this workshop was organized in their summer vacations still the students showed huge interest and achieved the success.

The app is free to download and is available on Google Play Store : https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.aatul.sitrc

Download now to know more about the college and to see what students have developed just after the workshop.

Android Workshop

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Conducted 3 Days Android Workshop at Sardar Patel College, Chandrapur, Maharashtra (India) from 27th Jan. 2014 to 29th Jan. 2014.

It was good experience with the students of SP College, Chandrapur.

LightMeUp – Flashlight Application for Android

LightMeUp – Flashlight Application for Android

It is a small application which uses the Camera Flash to enlighten and which may also help you in searching something in dark. The best part is it works in a single click on  your Android phone with or without flash. If your phone does not have flash, it will set brightness of your phone to maximum, as soon as you close application it will set brightness back to original.

This application was developed as a part of Android Training we provide at AnCyber, Pune (India).


Get it on Google Play

Go, download and get enlightened.