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Android Get Address List From Location Name Using Geocoder Example

Using Geocoder, you can get list of addresses by location or address name. For that, Geocoder provides getFromLocationName method which takes location name as parameter and returns list of addresses which match to the given location name.

Get Current Location Address Android

In your android app, if you want to get the address of device’s current location, you need to use Google play service location API. Google play service location API provides an optimized location API called fused location provider that you can use to get last known location easily by specifying location accuracy and battery power.

Android Show Current Location On Map Example

In your android app, you can show user’s current location on Google map using Google maps android API. The API uses wifi or/and mobile cell data to determine device location.

Android Google Map Street View Example

In this tutorial, you can learn how to show street view maps, configure street view map by applying various settings, and handle events on street view map by adding various listeners.

Google Map Styles Android Examples

Google map allows you to define and apply styles to maps so that you can hide some features which are having no importance in your application context or change visual display of features such as transit, water, roads, landscapes, administrative areas and point of interest such as parks, schools, attraction and sports complexes etc.

Android MapView Tutorial

This tutorial shows how to use MapView instead of SupportMapFragment to display Google maps in android applications. It also covers Google maps UI controls or settings, gestures, events and lite mode topics with examples.

Google Maps Android Custom Info Window Example

You can display information about a location where you add a marker on the Google map by customizing info window.

Android Google Maps Tutorial

Google maps can be integrated into your android application using Google maps Android API which is part of Google play services API. For that, you need to include Google play services client library in your project and use Google maps Android API to implement maps feature in your app.

Android WebView Tutorial

If you have a website and you want to display pages of your website in your android app, you can do so using android WebView widget. Android WebView displays HTML content from a URL or html text.

Android ImageView Tutorial

This tutorials explains how to add ImageView in xml layout and to constraint layout programmatically, handle click events, use various scale types and attributes. The tutorial also shows how to display round-cornered and rotated images. It shows how to define animations in xml and apply to ImageView to rotate, scales and slide images.

Android Contacts Search Using SearchView

If you need to provide contacts search functionality in your application, you can do so using SearchView and contact content provider.

Android SearchView Dropdown Suggestions

In this post, you can learn how to implement search suggestions drop down using SearchView with an example.