Mobile for the masses, Take a swipe at it! Programming gestures in Android

Trade buttons for swipes in your Android mobile apps

From the developerWorks archives

Andrew Glover

Date archived: December 19, 2016 | First published: April 23, 2013

Mobile users are typically distracted, busy, and ergonomically constrained, so build your mobile application UIs accordingly. Andrew Glover discusses key factors that differentiate mobile apps from web apps, then guides you through the creation of a mobile application UI that uses swipe gestures for navigation rather than button clicks.

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