Archive for the ‘AlarmManager’ Category

TextClock Version 2 – Part 6

Friday, February 7th, 2014

In the previous article I covered the various solutions that I tried to resolve an issue that had developed within TextClock. The time is actually updating anything up to a minute later than it should be, and the problem was caused by internal changes to AlarmManager which were introduced in KitKat. In this article in this we’ll implement the fix.
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TextClock Version 2 – Part 5

Friday, January 31st, 2014

In the previous article I mentioned an issue that has developed within TextClock – the time is actually updating anything up to a minute later than it should be. In this article in this we’ll investigate what is happening.
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Text Clock – Part 4

Friday, February 8th, 2013

In the previous article we got the time displaying on our Text Clock app widget, but the time did not update. In this article we’ll use AlarmManager to get the widget updating periodically.
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