Author Archives: Paul Elms

About Paul Elms

Stay at home Dad, ex-biologist, wannabe Android app developer.

It’s Git to be magic!

To help me manage the source code for Pony Express I use the Git distributed version control system (DVCS). A DVCS is a tool used to record and mange the changes (revisions) made to source code over time.   It … Continue reading

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So little time..

Wow, I can’t believe that it has been over six months since my last post! The trouble is, when I get free time I would rather hack on Pony Express, than write about hacking on Pony Express.. đŸ™‚ However, I … Continue reading

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Pony Express Tutorial Part 2a: Are You Being Served?

If you have read part 1 of this tutorial series then you will know that I have been developing an Android app called Pony Express, and that I am using it to demonstrate various aspects of the Android API, and their integration into … Continue reading

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Pony Express Tutorial Part 1: You gotta start somewhere..

So, where to start. Well, if you haven’t read my last post where I explained the rationale for this series of posts then go back and read it ;), as for me, well, for a change I thought I wouldn’t … Continue reading

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The day I finally got a blog..

Thursday, the 8th of July, 2010, the day I finally caught up with the rest of the modern world and started writing a blog.  It is not that I am a technophobe, far from it, I just didn’t ‘get’ blogging … Continue reading

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