GVSU Laker Mobile available for Android

The GVSU Mobile Applications and Services Lab (MASL) is pleased to announce the availability of GVSU Laker Mobile on the Google Android Market. GVSU Laker Mobile puts all things GVSU right into your pocket: Campus news, maps, tweets, web-cams, photos, videos,...

MASL Demo Day

The Mobile Applications and Services Lab will be hosting a Demo Day on Tuesday, April 20 4pm – 5:30. The event will be held in the office suite area right outside the MASL lab in C2-215 Mackinac Hall. A variety of mobile applications will be demonstrated by...

iPad: a developer’s first impressions

It was this past January when Steve Jobs introduced the iPad for first time and gave us some clues about the new space in the platform ecosystem the iPad will be used for. With the iPad in my hands, I can say, without a doubt, that the iPad will be a success.  Not...

Async HTTP Connections on Android

For a pleasant Android user experience it is vital for applications to actively provide feedback. When downloading images and data from the web, delays are expected. Developers should implement asynchronous connections and provide active feedback on their progress....