Pushing bits from the cloud - Android and Push Notification (C2DM)

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As of Android 2.2 you can notify your Android application once relevant new data is available in the web.

This talk will start with a high-level overview of the communication flow between your app, your application server and the Google Cloud. Afterwards the necessary development steps to implement the Google push service in your app will be demonstrated. Finally a potential server implementation will be presented.

After this talk you should know the necessary steps to enable C2DM in your application.

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Lars Vogel


Lars Vogel maintains the website vogella.de with many Android and Eclipse related tutorials and with more then 24 000 daily visitors.

He works as an independent Android and Eclipse trainer and as employee of SAP AG in the role of a product owner. He is a regular speaker at international conferences, as for example EclipseCon, EclipseSummitEurope, Java Forum Stuttgart, MobilTechCon and Droidcon. Lars received 2010 the “Eclipse Top Contributor Award”.

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