Algorithms For Finding a List of Prime Numbers in Kotlin

Finding prime numbers is one of the classic algorithm problems. It was the first problem I tried to solve on my own. I bought Java: A Beginner's Guide by Herbert Schildt, and up until then, I never tried to solve anything myself. It took be about two days to come up with a working solution. It didn't … Continue reading Algorithms For Finding a List of Prime Numbers in Kotlin

Using FirebaseUI For Android – Auth

Firebase is a service by Google which provides you with a secure and powerful backend server. One of the biggest features of Firebase is Authentication. Firebase Authentication provides you with several ways of authentication. Those are: email and password, Facebook, Google, Twitter, Github and anonymous. If you want to add Firebase Authentication to your app, … Continue reading Using FirebaseUI For Android – Auth

5 Reasons Why I Love Kotlin

Kotlin is a language which was developed by the guys at JetBrains: They're the guys responsible for bringing you IntelliJ, and by that extension Android Studio. At Google I/O 2017, Google announced that Kotlin is officially a supported Android development language. You were able to use Kotlin for Android development, but now it's an official … Continue reading 5 Reasons Why I Love Kotlin

Firebase Realtime Database – Basic Reading And Writing

Firebase has become a big player in the Android development space. I really like using Firebase. It takes care of a lot of things on which you do not necessarily want to spend huge time. For example, if you're writing a little app which needs a backend database, you do not really want to spend … Continue reading Firebase Realtime Database – Basic Reading And Writing

Background Task – How To Start An Activity At A Certain Time

Background tasks have many usages. Android provides you with a couple of ways of creating a background task.In this blog post, we're going to focus on how to create an app that starts an activity at a certain time. This time can be a set time of the day (for example, 4:00 PM), or it … Continue reading Background Task – How To Start An Activity At A Certain Time