Google IO Session Overview: Android + App Engine: A Developer’s Dream Combination

Posted by Chris Ramsdale - Wednesday, May 11, 2011 at 2:24:00 PM

At Google IO this year, Brad Abrams and Xavier Ducrohet gave a great presentation on how to use GPE 2.4 to build an App Engine connected Android application. Here's a snippet from Brad's blog, as well as a link to the full post.

Xavier Ducrohet and I had a great time today demoing “BigDaddy” which is the codename for the Google Plugin for Eclipse 2.4 Beta that we released today.

I started off with the following products installed:

Eclipse Helios, Android Developments Tools and, of course the Google Plugin for Eclipse 2.4 beta.

Our goal is to create a task tracking application for Larry Page. As he takes over as CEO, Larry has a lot of tasks that he needs to track and this app will help him (and the rest of us) track tasks...

The full blog post can be found here: Google IO Session Overview: Android + App Engine: A Developer’s Dream Combination.

Be sure to check out the Google IO session page for the video.

1 comment:

karthik reddy said...

http://code.google.com/p/cloud-tasks-io/source/browse/#svn%2Ftrunk%2FCloudTasks-Android

I don't see the source here. It is all empty. Am I looking at the wrong place?