Tag Archives: SDK

How to enable retina Mode in Corona SDK? or How to work with images in retina Mode in Corona?

By | April 26, 2012

To enable retina mode in your application you have to first find the config.lua file in your project folder. Then edit this file to include the contents like this. You have to include images twice the size([“-x2”] = 2) and about 1.5 the size ([“-x15”] = 1.5) in your project folder. These images should have correspondingly these suffixes… Read More »

How to inherit from other styles or how to extend your own styles in android?

By | April 17, 2012

Hello all…. I have covered many tutorials on styles on how to implement and use them. Today I will show you how to inherit from other styles or how to extend a style already created by you and use it for applying to other views. Here is one of my previous posts. https://www.coderzheaven.com/2012/02/03/changing-the-style-or-theme-of-default-alertdialog-in-android/ Another one is here.. https://www.coderzheaven.com/2011/06/19/styling-text-in-android-through-xml/… Read More »

Building games for android and iPhone

By | November 27, 2011

Today I will talk about building games for android and iPhone. There are a lot of SDK’s available for building games over the internet and I am here to talk about the CORONA SDK. Corona SDK is a software development kit created by Walter Luh, co-founder of Ansca Mobile. It allows software programmers to build mobile applications for… Read More »

How to avoid OutOfMemory Exception in android?

By | July 23, 2011

Hello all.. The OutofMemory exception is a common exception in android when you select an image from a gallery or load Big Images in android. There are different methods to solve this problem. Today I will show you one of the method to solve this problem. The method I am going to explain here is to create a… Read More »

How to sign Android project apk

By | April 1, 2011

This is a very tricky part and initially i was also ran in to strange problems . Before uploading to android market you must do the following steps. Create a Certificate Signing your application apk Finally Zip align the signed apk First the application you created should be converted to apk format. For this if you are using… Read More »

How to dynamically add controls in Adobe AIR or Flex?

By | February 14, 2011

Below example shows how to add a label control dynamically in AIR or FLEX. var L : Label = new Label(); L.addEventListener(MouseEvent.CLICK,LabelListener); L.name = “my_label_name”; L.text = “my Text”; addChild(L); // This function listens to the mouse click in the above added label. private function LabelListener(event:MouseEvent):void { } Please note that you can add any control by this… Read More »

How to Implement Box2D in Adobe AIR?

By | February 4, 2011

Everyone will be fascinated how flash games are built on the web that implements the real world physics. Well for your information there are a lot of physics engines available. One of them is the Box2D. Box2D was written in C++. Then it was converted to flash. So now I am going to show you how to build… Read More »