Thursday, November 15, 2007

Playing With Android


I have just finished downloading Android SDK and also Eclipse that is recommended for playing with Android, since it's based on Java language. I tried to play with the most simple example, but i got a different result. The example should have displayed a simple text widget with a text "Hello Android", but on my emulator, it showed up a default OS in Android Emulator, just like what has been presented by Steve Horowitz (and in the below screenshot). I don't know why. Perhaps i misconfigured or missing some packages (but i doubt that). I wonder if the code always tried to connect to the Internet, since i got a timeout when the Android emulator boots (check the other screenshot). It tooks quite some time to boot, but it has a nice bar, just like KITT had on Knight Rider.

2 comments:

  1. Wow it's kinda cool! been wanting to try that Android, but I don't have the time yet. The screenshot is nice, I just hope the gPhone will be as great as this interface.

    Btw, it's KITT (Knight Industries Two Thousand) not Kit. :)

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  2. Thanks for the updates on KITT

    btw, there won't be any GPhone. It's Android :)
    Check the video on Android's site

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