Learn how Fragments communicate with each other via Activity

Now that you have two Fragments – a ListFragment and a Detail Fragment, its time for you to call the Detail Fragment from ListFragment.

Let’s understand the Fragment Communication concepts.

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Emerging Technologies which can Solve Big Problems

MIT Technology Review just published 10 technologies which can solve some of the most challenging problems.

From Robots and Rockets to DNA App Store and more. These innovations can not just solve major problems but also create opportunities.

You can read about this exciting stuff here.

Speech Technology is set to make your Smartphone easy to use, thanks to Baidu

Advances being made by Baidu can make it easier to communicate with the machines around us.

Baidu is making advances in speech technology and is making voice interfaces more practical and useful, as reported by MIT Technology Review.

Imagine being able to perform day to day tasks on your Smartphone using your Voice. That can become a reality.

Baidu is making particularly impressive progress, especially with the accuracy of its voice recognition, and it has the scale to advance conversational interfaces even further.
The current players include the likes of Apple, Google and Microsoft.

Read the rest of this exciting article here.

Create a new App to understand Fragment Concepts – Part 3

Continuing from the last Article where you created a ListFragment, you are going to create a blank Fragment now.

The purpose of this Fragment will be to display the Employee Details, when a user will click on an Employee.

The Fragment will appear next to the ListFragment for now. So go ahead, watch the video and try it out.

Source Code : https://github.com/ankur-srivastava/EmployeeApp/tree/master/app/src/main

Create a new App to understand Fragment Concepts – Part 2

In Part 1 you created a new App from Scratch. Now its time to create two things

  1. ListFragment : To display List of Data.
  2. Employee Class : Which will provide us the data to be displayed.

Follow along the video to do this.

Source Code for the changes are available here