NoSQL & Location based queries on Android - CouchDB, Mobile Replication and Lucene
Submitted by Sameer Segal (@sameersegal) on Wednesday, 8 August 2012
Section: Specialized Topics Technical level: Intermediate Session type: Tutorial
Learn how to use CouchDB and Android and build a realtime system. Make your android app into a smart geo sensitive app without any external webservices / apis.
We are going to talk about CouchDB and its Android counter part called TouchDB. After running through the steps of setting up mobile and filtered replication with a couch server, we are going to see how we
Further add Full Text Search through TouchDB-Android-Lucene and make your apps do funky stuff like location based queries.
Laptop with Android App Development environment - SDK (8+), Eclipse, Git. Download and create Android Library projects out of TouchDB-Android and TouchDB-Android-Lucene
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