Widgets in Android

App Widgets Widgets are an essential aspect of home screen customization. You can imagine them as “at-a-glance” views of an app’s most important data and functionality that is accessible right from the user’s home screen. Users can move widgets across their home screen panels, and, if supported, resize them to tailor the amount of information […]


Gestures Gestures allow users to interact with your app by manipulating the screen objects you provide. The following table shows the core gesture set that is supported in Android. Touch Triggers the default functionality for a given item. Action Press, lift Long press Enters data selection mode. Allows you to select one or more items […]