Tuesday, September 11, 2012

Android: Creating Custom ListView for Beginners

After you get your hands on Android, you will find the most useful widget is the ListView. You may also feel that it's required on every activity. Android being Open-Source, it is the most flexible mobile platform out there. Everyone, wants to customize it according to their taste. You would hardly see an app that uses the default look and feel of the widgets. But with flexibility comes complexity.
You can judge the importance of the ListView widget by the fact that there was a complete session in Google I/O on ListViews. A ListView can take any shape from a colorful contact list in whatsapp to a text filled tweet in twitter.