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Backend development [on hold]

Being new to the programming world I've been learning for about a year now. Having a sometimes fragmented knowledge about programming and concepts I would like your guidance in this. I want to create ...
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what should I save in local android DB to be more efficient and to last more than one session (and shouldn't be stored in the server only)?

I write an android app. The user sends the server its location and get places relevant to him. He then can up-vote or down-vote any offer. I wonder if I should write to local DB and when? I ...
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An extensible logging architecture for Android?

The end goal is to have a variety of data sets that can all be graphically plotted against eachother. All data should correspond to a date, so that when plotted against each other, they show the ...
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Drop table if it already exists and then re-create it?

I was just learning about sqlite in android programming from the New Boston Travis videos and I have come across something strange: It is said that if the database does not already exists, onCreate() ...
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Unit Testing DatabaseOpenHelper class in Android

I've written several unit tests for an already existing DatabaseOpenHelper class. I covered the creation scenario and migration from old schema to new one. Unfortunately, I don't feel that my tests ...
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Android Card Game Database for Deck Building

I am making a card game for Android where a player can choose from a selection of cards to build a deck that would contain around 60 cards. Currently, I have the entire database of cards created that ...
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Why to use web services instead of direct access to a relational database for an android app?

I searched on the web how to access in an efficient manner to a central database at a remote location and I met suggestions to use web services instead direct access (i.e. JDBC etc ) to a database.I ...
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Database lock on gSoap server during storing data in table [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to run thread if multiple data is insert in the multiple table I am getting the values from the android app & storing onto the server using sqlite. first time ...
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Client/Server App – Best online data storage/administration/communication library?

I work on some iphone/android apps and the “data stored on a centralized server” pattern seem fairly common. So far, I have done one app like this, doing everything myself at a low level without ...
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Storing data for use on Android and Windows Applications

I posted this last night on StackOverflow and was advised to move it over to StackExchange, thank you for taking a moment to look at my question. I'm developing a project proposal for my final year ...
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Logging-in and database connectivity in Android

I am completely new to Android development and have been reading many articles on the Android site and elsewhere. There are a lot of articles that give very specific examples, but I haven’t bumped ...
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How Data Transfers differ on Smart Phones: Iphone vs. Android vs. Windows Phone

I am interested in how each individual smart phone is allowed to handle data transfers within a third-party app. I am interested in designing apps that allow customers to update, transfer, download, ...