Holla fellas. It has been a privilege to be called upon to give a talk on Firebase at a developer conference in University of Cape Coast on 28/10/2016. This is what I have been able to come up with.

A codelab will follow after the talk. I will make all the codelab resources available here as soon as we are done. #DevfestUCC 2016 #GDG #CodeRocks.


Capturing audio the native way - Android
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The Android multimedia framework includes support for capturing and encoding a variety of common audio formats, so that you can easily integrate audio into your applications. You can record audio using the MediaRecorder APIs if supported by the device hardware and playback audio using MediaPlayer. This write-up will introduce you on how to record audio and play it back.

Note: The Android Emulator does not have the ability to capture audio, but actual devices are likely to provide these capabilities.

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