Android Continuous Integration Java Maven

Automating android application signing and zipaligning with maven

This is something that has had me tearing my hair out for a few days now, I was pretty much border-line braveheart-ing my screen…. I’ve recently been on a little drive to try to maven-ize my projects. All had been going well until I needed to sign and zipalign my APKs. This post will help […]


How to quickly and easily convert a formatted XML into a single line…

So you’ve got a nicely formatted XML object, with all your indentation setup so that it is easy to read. However there may come a time when you need that lovely XML to be formatted to a single line. You could post it into notepad and manually format it, however this becomes quite a chore […]

Android Java XML

Android or Standard Java; Mapping your XML onto POJOs easily, and vice versa

I’ve listed this post under Android, but to be honest this could apply to both J2SE and J2EE, its not really specific to Android but it was part of a requirement I was working with for a recent Android project. The problem I had, was that I was getting an XML String as a response […]