Skip to main content

[1000+] Huge List of Open Source Android apps on Play Store

[1000+] Huge List of Open Source Android apps on Play Store

May 13, 2013 at 08:34PM

Programming and developing good applications is always a challenge. The competition is huge, variety is huge, and developers continuously innovate to bring out best with new programming methodologies.

In fast changing Android applications, you’ve to be competitive by adopting the best methodologies may it be the way you cache bitmaps [WeakReference], new ways of optimal listViews, CusrorLoaders, etc. You must catchup with Fast changing API and Android SDK and be on the edge. We often do that by experimenting with whats available in API documentation and then hop ver StackOverflow for solutions. What works best is learn by example. To learn by example, you need source for apps listed in Play store and thats exactly what we’re going to talk about here.

opensource-android-apps

A large chunk of Play store apps maintain good standards, and user experience. As per a recent research Android apps are atleast 50% more stable than iOS and they receive more frequent updates that its competitive platforms.

Resources: 1000+ Open Source Android apps on Play Store

The following resources together list 1000+ Open source Android apps that are available on Play store.

1. FDroid - (1000+) App store that lets you explore all free and open source software on Android (FOSS)

Includes apps like Adblock plus, AdAway, ADW.Launcher, K-mail, Ubuntu one files, and 1000s others.

2. XDA - 80+ Popular Apps on Play Store that are also Open Source. (Source available on Google Code, GitHub)

3. Google Code - Apps for Android – 15+ versatile open source apps, samples.

4. Wikipedia - 50+ Apps ranging from Games, Multimedia, Security, Emulators, Communications.

Includes apps like Orbot, ConnectBot, Chromium, Firefox for mobile, Sipdroid,scummvm, barcode scanner, FBReader, MyTracks, Wikipedia app, Google IO app, VLC player, rockbox, Prey and many more.

5. Google Code100+ Open source Android apps all hosted on Google code.

Includes apps like NPR, Call meter, ebookdroid, csipsimple, aokp apps, javacvandroid rage maker, vnc apps, vpn apps, several games etc.

6. AOpenSource – An open source directory of 450+ Apps and Games on Android.

Apps including Flying aces, Rokon Game engine, Android cookbook, APKtor (Market), APV PDF viewer, K-9 Mial, Linphone Video and several others.

Related:

Huge list of Programming Cartoons,
Decompile Android APK to Java
We write latest and greatest in Tech GuidesAppleiPhoneTabletsAndroid,  Open Source, Latest in Tech, subscribe to us @geeknizer OR on Facebook FanpageGoogle+.



from Geeknizer http://geeknizer.com/huge-list-of-opensource-android-apps/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+taranfx+%28Geeknizer+%28formerly+Taranfx%29%29

Comments

Popular posts from this blog

Ten Apps you Must Download when you Buy A New Android Smartphone

Ten Apps you Must Download when you Buy A New Android Smartphone

May 14, 2013 at 11:21PM You have spent loads of time researching which is the best Android smartphone that fits your budget, spoken to people in the know about gadgets and have saved accordingly. After contemplating a fair bit if this is the right time to pick a device and there is no other device you would rather have, you take a plunge into the astonishing world of Android and pick that shiny new Android device. Right now it is sitting proudly in your hands as you admire every curve, every pixel, visible or not of your new Android smartphone.It is the time to load your Android smartphone, to make it truly yours, a device that would be with you through your thick and thin. Time to install those applications which will complete your world, if not complete, at least make your world a lot more organized and a lot more fun. So which apps do you start off with?Like the famous Nokia commercial goes, you have our back. Here …

How to Password Protect & Encrypt Files [Mac/Windows]

How to Password Protect & Encrypt Files [Mac/Windows]

May 16, 2013 at 06:33PM Nowadays, the computer has a very important place in everybody’s life, as a personal gadget used for a lot of different things. Everything is digital and it is stored on a computer’s hard-disk or on a cloud system, offering you easier access to your favorite data.Computers have become the place where you hold pictures, documents, favorite music and everything else in the same place. While storing may include regular data, random and even useless information, people may also keep important stuff, such as wedding photos, work documents, projects and others.Have you ever thought about protecting critical data with a password? Taking into consideration that all information could be vulnerable to hackers or to unauthorized persons, this is a rather obvious procedure. Another reason to encrypt data can appear in case somebody else also uses that computer and you don’t want them to have access to private pict…

Who Needs To Pirate Software With A Free Software List Like This!

Who Needs To Pirate Software With A Free Software List Like This!

May 03, 2013 at 05:30AM I found this interesting list at this random forum on Internet and I found it worth sharing. It is indeed a huge list of free available software that you can use instead of buying or pirating the expensive ones. The list goes as following:3D Graphics:3Delight Free – http://www.3delight.com/index.htm
Anim8or – http://www.anim8or.com/
Aqsis – http://www.aqsis.com/
Blender – http://www.blender3d.org/
Houdini (Free Edition) – http://www.sidefx.com/apprentice/index.html
Now3D – http://digilander.libero.it/giulios/Eng/homepage.htm
OpenFX – http://www.openfx.org
POV-Ray – http://www.povray.org/
SOFTIMAGE|XSI EXP – http://www.softimage.com/products/exp/v3/
Terragen – http://www.planetside.co.uk/terragen/
Toxic – http://www.toxicengine.org/
Wings 3D – http://www.wings3d.com/Anti-Virus:a-squared – http://www.emsisoft.com/en/software/free/
AntiVir – http://www.free-av.com/
Avast – http://www.…