Droidcon India 2012

India's largest Android Conference

Yashwanth Kumar

Location Based Shopping Application - DelightCircle

Submitted Sep 11, 2012

People attending this session will get some insights in to common challenges faced while building a location based application and how to solve them. Demonstrate various user interface elements used in the application to provide a clean, intuitive and fantastic user experience. Also we would like to share some hacks to the community, leveraging some available third party libraries.


Ever wondered where can you get a jeans at a economical price?, ever wondered what are the latest arrivals in your favorite shop? well, we have an answer for all these worries.. DelightCircle. DelightCircle is a location based shopping application, which lets you find the offers and new arrivals from 200+ brands and 10,000+ stores across the country. You can also walk-in to stores near you using the application and win some rewards for doing so. You can favorite some stores to keep in constant touch with them.

Apart from demo of our application , here are some things we would like to share some insight to the community…

1.Tracking specific user uninstalls of the application using GCM
2. Integrating QR /Barcode scanner
3. Best practices to obtain user location.
4. How to use fragments inside fragments.


Basic understanding of developing applications on android

Speaker bio

Yashwanth is an IITKGP alumni and the Co-founder of Pipal Tech Ventures/DelightCircle (http://www.delightcircle.com). He likes to answer questions on android in Stack Overflow and is a player of badminton.



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