November 2010 Entries

Intents in Android

Intents are very important to Android development. They allow you to pass data between different activities in your app and in some cases between apps. Intents were something I had trouble understanding at first but once you use them a couple times they aren’t that bad. You can use intents to start an activity that you expect to return a result or start an intent with no intention of any data being returned. They also allow you to pass data from the calling activity into the activity being started. We’ll start by looking at how to start an intent...

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