The Stack Overflow podcast is back! Listen to an interview with our new CEO.

Questions tagged [android]

For questions pertaining to Android, the Linux-based touch-enabled operating system designed for mobile devices.

Filter by
Sorted by
Tagged with
1
vote
2answers
1k views

Display images in monitor using Raspberry Pi

Just started to play with Raspberry Pi we would like build an image slider and video player application with Raspberry Pi. We have 20 inch full HD screen (eg : computer monitor) Here is what we ...
0
votes
1answer
1k views

Reading data recorded by Pi from an Android application? [closed]

I'm creating a project that will notify a users Android device when their plant needs to be watered. I'm building the Android app myself using Android Studio. I'm using a Grove Pi moisture sensor to ...
1
vote
0answers
228 views

Using Cooking Hacks GPS/GSM shield with Android [closed]

I am new to RPi and was hoping that users had experience using the GPS/GSM shield with any Android OS. If there is some success with this device working with Android, I was going to give it a shot. ...
0
votes
1answer
718 views

Constant large lag (2s) using uv4l to stream camera module to Android app

I'll try do my best to share the steps I've taken to fix lag on video with my raspberry pi. I'm building a robot that has a raspberry pi mounted on top of it, which talks to an app for android ...
0
votes
1answer
412 views

Siri-like service on Raspberry Pi 3

Is it possible to get Siri-like voice feedback in Rasbian on the Raspberry Pi? I know that this is available in Android, but I'm looking for options available to the Raspberry Pi. I would like to ...
1
vote
1answer
474 views

How do I access the Pi's GPIO using Google's Project Brillo/Android Things?

An arstechnica.com article published today outlined Google's latest progress towards their IoT platform, Android Things (formerly Project Brillo). It looks like it supports the Pi 3. Is it possible ...
1
vote
1answer
874 views

android on raspberry pi 3 [duplicate]

I am planning to buy a rpi 3 for Android. It needs to use the built-in Bluetooth. I am wondering how stable the current Android ports are, especially for Bluetooth support? Which OS version is ...
0
votes
2answers
4k views

Which remote desktop renders fast

I tried to use my Android to remotely view and control my pi 3 desktop with tightvncserver on the pi 3. The problem is its not rendering fast and when I open some applications remotely on my Android, ...
1
vote
3answers
4k views

What would it take to run android on rpi3

I know currently this is impossible and this is going to be a rediculacly complicated and lengthy task but i wanna do it anyway and to me it would be worth it. I was hoping that somebody could at ...
1
vote
0answers
214 views

bidirectional communication between Raspberry Pi and Android Tablet over OTP USB cable?

I can root the Android tablet if needed. Basically I'd like to be able to run Android apps on the tablet, but have a service running on the RP that can send and receive. Sending RP->Tablet ...
2
votes
1answer
783 views

Raspberry Pi bootable Android

I have a Android device and a 64 GB SD card. I also have an image of Kali Linux on my phone. I don't have a laptop or computer. How do I flash the image to the SD card via my phone. I would prefer ...
0
votes
1answer
92 views

How can I make Raspberry Pi configurable by user?

I am very new to Raspberry Pi and I am trying to make small device based on it (Raspberry Pi 3). In order to work properly this device need to be connected to the Internet, for example, over wi-fi. ...
6
votes
2answers
11k views

installing Android Studio

I am trying to install Android Studio on my new Raspi 3B with Raspbian Jessie. In the middle of the setup wizard I get an error: "Unable to run mksdcard SDK tool." After searching through ...
0
votes
2answers
304 views

Is it possible to connect a second wifi card to a raspberry pi 3, VNC to it using one and then use the second to connect to another wifi?

I'd like to connect to VNC via my android smartphone and then be able to use an external wifi card to connect to another WiFi.
2
votes
1answer
1k views

Setting up Raspberry Pi 3 as a WiFi beacon to be detected by an Android device

I am aware that Raspberry Pi's are able to be set up as Bluetooth beacons to broadcast data (such as URLs) by following protocols like Eddystone or iBeacon, however I am wondering if it is possible to ...
1
vote
2answers
3k views

Can't access SD card contents (Ubuntu) after inserting SD into Android phone

So my Rasberry Pi had some sort of failure, and I'm trying to recover some data from the SD card. Since I didn't have an SD reader on hand I chucked the SD into my android phone and tried to use the ...
0
votes
1answer
7k views

Android operating system with touchscreen?

So, I bought a "LCD Display, Kuman 3.5 Inch 480x320 TFT Touch Screen Monitor for Raspberry Pi" from Amazon. Now, I thought it was plug and go, but it's not. No biggy, I decided to figure out how to ...
1
vote
2answers
119 views

Can i develop a wireless/Bt app for smartphone through which i can controll the raspberry pi gpio pins?

I wish to create a android app which will be on top or wireless/Bt protocol and could communicate with Raspberry pi. Through this i want to controll the GPIO pins on my raspberry. For eg i want to ...
0
votes
1answer
60 views

Mobile Development On A Pi

I've been using a raspberry pi for two years for coding ( mostly in c++, using SDL2 ). Now feeling I have a sufficient grasp of this library, I would like to try out it's mobile utilities to get stuff ...
2
votes
1answer
4k views

Has anyone successfully ran the raspberry pi camera v2 on Android on the rpi3?

I have made an app that uses facial recognition, and I would like to run it on an RPi3. I have exhausted my google-fu in trying to find an Android build that works well on the RPi3 (it's the only Pi ...
2
votes
1answer
2k views

Transfer file between raspberry pi and android app over internet

Things I have: raspberry pi android phone Pi connected to the internet at all times What i want to achieve: Using android app to send a file to raspberry pi (over internet), storing it on a hard ...
1
vote
2answers
10k views

Raspberry Pi 3 bluetooth pairing issue with tablet

I am trying to establish a bluetooth communication between my tablet (either a Galaxy Tab 2 mini or GAlaxy Tab A so android 4 or 5 and Bluetooth 3.0 or 4.0). When I try to pair my Raspberry Pi and my ...
2
votes
1answer
3k views

RFComm Channel Cleaning

I have an Android application which connects serially to my Raspberry Pi 3 over Bluetooth. Before development of my app, I tested the bluetooth on the pi with an application called Bluetooth Terminal. ...
2
votes
1answer
677 views

Video Composite android tv raspberry pi

I downloaded and installed android tv on my raspberry pi (link here) and tuned off the hdmi hot plug but it does not seem to display. what am i doing wrong?
1
vote
0answers
369 views

Android RFComm VR App

I have been toiling over an application that I am hoping will be able to send information from an Android phone to my Raspberry Pi 3, via Bluetooth. I have put together code from various similar ...
6
votes
2answers
12k views

What Operating System/Web Browser supports HTML5 video with hardware acceleration on the Raspberry Pi?

Problem: I'm currently attempting to boot my Raspberry Pi into kiosk mode so that an HTML5 Video will play without skipping. My problem is that all video skips and will not play smoothly without GPU ...
0
votes
1answer
294 views

An Android application in an unikernel on raspberry pi

I read today a bit about unikernels, from what I understand it is an operating system that runs only one application. I would like to know if it's possible to run a specific android application in an ...
3
votes
4answers
5k views

How to stream audio from raspberry pi to android phone?

I want to use my android phone as speaker for my rpi 3 with raspbian jessie. As I unerstood I can't use my phone as bluetooth speaker. The only solution I found is to use Soundwire. However I'm not ...
1
vote
0answers
2k views

Communication between Raspberry Pi3 and iPhone/Android via Bluetooth

I have installed Bluez5 and Pluseaudio 5 in raspberry Pi3 and Now I am able to connect to iphone and Mac using command line tool "bluetoothctl" in raspberry Pi. In bluetoothctl I have to type the ...
1
vote
1answer
629 views

Setting Raspberry PI 3 as wireless access point without internet access

I'm developing a project where I need to connect an Android device to a Raspberry Pi 3 to perform HTTP connections without using internet access. I just want to have a local domain. EDIT: I'm trying ...
0
votes
2answers
496 views

RPi 3 WiFi configuration from Android

I am new to Raspberry Pi. I would like to do the Wi-Fi configuration for the Pi 3 from an Android app. On researching I found there are many approaches to setting up a web server on the Pi side. So ...
1
vote
0answers
586 views

Control Raspberry Pi with Android app over Wi-Fi

I want to do something like this (Control car by wifi using Android and Arduino) using Raspberry Pi and Android. On my Raspberry I already have the program for motors, but I want to make something ...
3
votes
1answer
1k views

Anyone know if there's a way to re-purpose Nexus 4 parts to use with Raspberry Pi?

I'm looking to re-purpose some of my old phone parts to work with Raspberry Pi. Ie camera. Not looking to use the entire phone. But can't find any documentation anywhere... anyone have experience ...
0
votes
1answer
81 views

can (and how do) android and pi intergrate?

Is there a way to run an android platform on the raspberry pi 2 model b? How much CPU power will this new investment actually have?
5
votes
3answers
20k views

How do I install the Android Debug Bridge (ADB) on a Raspberry Pi?

I want to use ADB (Android Debug Bridge) on my Raspberry Pi. How can I setup it up?
2
votes
0answers
283 views

BLE alternatives to Beacon transmitter - Pi2

I'm working with a Raspberry Pi 2 Model B. Currently my Raspy sends a Beacon signal. No problem to receive it with an Android App. The problem is that iOS can find beacon devices only if i already ...
3
votes
2answers
2k views

Fire OS on RPI?

Has anyone tried to create any sort of file that allows Fire OS(Amazon's Fire operating system) to run on the rpi? I can't seem to find any sites on google that provide the necessary files.
0
votes
2answers
217 views

Transfer time, weather and notification data from Android device (rooted)

I'm trying to DIY something similar to a iHome but for my Android device. The first thing I need is to be able to transfer information (specifically, time, weather and notifications) from my Android ...
1
vote
0answers
439 views

I am trying to boot android lollipop on raspberry pi2

I have build AOSP for raspberry pi 2. i have created partitions on SD card as follows and put all required files at proper place. Partitions- boot : fat32 512 MB | system : ext4 512 MB | cache : ...
0
votes
1answer
1k views

Wifi or LAN access for Android 6 on Pi 2

I was able to boot my Raspberry Pi 2 with Android 6 with this image http://www.mediafire.com/download/ycwtzp6w8x66lcz/and6vc4.img.tar.bz2 (from this Youtube Video) The performance seems fine to me, ...
1
vote
2answers
3k views

RaspberryPI with Windows 10 IoT Core can use Silverlight?

I would use Raspberry PI 2 Model B to stream a PPW web content. That content, alas, are streamed with Silverlight (simply using a browser), with an Android app, or with a Windows app. I had no luck ...
1
vote
1answer
192 views

Using Raspberry Pi as Android Tablet [duplicate]

Is it possible to run Android or CyanogenMod on a Raspberry Pi directly?
1
vote
3answers
17k views

Can I use my old smartphone like raspberry pi by installing raspberry pi OS to it [closed]

I have an old dell aero smartphone, which is currently having Android 1.5 Os. Can I flash the phone and install Raspbian or any linux?to make use of it.. The touchscreen is not working for that ...
1
vote
1answer
819 views

Android tablet as second screen via USB

Also can you charge tablet/phone using the USB ports? is solved as the title
-1
votes
1answer
54 views

Is it possible to control an active application using an Android phone?

I have an application written in c, on Raspberry Pi, which starts in a sort of "waiting mode" and uses two buttons connected to the GPIO as "start" and "stop". I was thinking about controlling it ...
2
votes
0answers
4k views

Mirror/share Android screen to raspberry Pi b+ Openelec

is it possible at all to mirror an Android device to my OpenElec device? It is an rpi b+. Also, I know that this used to be possible with AirPlay. Can you install a VNC in OpenElec?
4
votes
2answers
10k views

Connecting smartphone to raspberry pi via usb

I'm facing a problem: I can't turn on usb tethering on my phone while it's connected to the pi. The phone says the device is not connected anywhere. The pi also doesn't recognize the device, but the ...
6
votes
4answers
1k views

Raspberry Pi - Rainbow screen

I'm trying to boot up Exton's Android build on Raspberry Pi 2, but I seem to be getting the rainbow screen. Here is what I have - 4 partitions as follows boot which has 512 MB, flagged as bootable ...
8
votes
2answers
20k views

Raspberry PI 2 as screen mirroring adapter

I have a need for mirroring my Android phone display to TV/Monitor and besides I have RPi 2. Can I implement this without buying any additional devices, cables or adapters? Casting protocol is of no ...
0
votes
1answer
1k views

Connecting Android Tablet And RPI Using USB Cable

I have an Android application that can communicate with a device connected to OTG port in the android tab (via direct USB connection). It works fine. Now I want the Raspberry Pi to act as a repeater(...