Michael Pardo offers tips for creating usable and good looking Android applications: remember the user, make everything easy, be nice to the user, the device and yourself.
Michael Pardo is a Software Engineer working on Android apps at Mobiata, now a subsidiary of Expedia. He also writes an active record style ORM for Android called ActiveAndroid. ActiveAndroid allows you to easily persist objects to SQLite databases in Android. Prior to Mobiata, Michael has worked for Web Ascender, WhitePages, Artemis Solutions, and MC Squared.
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