A blog about mobile, maker, and embedded development.


  1. Working With the AOSP Framework

    This is a living blog post with tips and tricks for developing within the Android Open Source Project’s framework. What is "the Android Framework"? In short; it is the layer of Android that defines APIs, services, and environments for Android applications. For a better explanation you should see…

    AOSP, Android, Mobile

  2. Building Android 5 on OSX Yosemite

    I could write a long, step-by-step post on how to build AOSP on OSX 10.10 but that would be unnecessary since the steps provided by the AOSP (see this page) are correct and adequate. What did trip me up is knowing how to switch versions of xcode. Android 5…

    AOSP, Android, Mobile