Wednesday, 18 March 2015

Android Lollipop 5.1 new features for developers

Google launched the API 22.

Google Added lot many features and restrictions in API 22 lollipop 5.1

  1. Added Multiple SIM supports.Before It is not available by default but now it supports more than one sim carriers.So Os developers will happy to hear this news
  2. Deprecated HTTP Classes like org.apache.http and AndroidHttpclient. We need to use URLConnection classes for future connections Google officially announced developers to modify the code from http to URLConnection. It is headache for Developers :(
  3. Android 5.1 Supports the Carries Services from telecommunication service providers carrier service task must be signed with Universal Integrated Circuit Card (UICC) certificate.For this future they modified the telephonymanager,smsmanager and new  CarrierMessagingService class added. check below links


    1.CarrierMessagingService
    2.Telephonymanager 
    3.SMSmanager

    Check the official site
    Check Back-end Compatibility 
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