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Android's MediaCodec API offers functionality that allows you to decode and encode video and audio efficiently, possibly also with hardware acceleration.

Used together with OpengGL ES, you get access to powerful APIs for manipulating and editing video files.

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Sometimes when I'm cross-compiling native C libraries for Android, I like to check the ABI of the final .so library file. Some project's don't compile straight away and I need to hack the build system before I get my compiled l...

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riad

If you're working on a camera app, you might also be interested in video post processing.

Even though you might be tempted to use external libraries (like ffmpeg), Android already offers powerful APIs that enable video processing.

Using Android's built-in APIs can give you some additional b...

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essaouira

Android's Enterprise APIs related to device administration offer many interesting features.

With a device owner app, you are able to perform many privileged tasks that are normally not available to regular apps. You can lock your app to the screen to create a kiosk app, update your app wi...

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marakech

Playing and recording video is one of the most important features of an Android device. Video now became one of the main ways for spreading information and many times it is the preferred way of presenting educational information before text.

Android offers various APIs that enable video playbac...

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