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Zarash Sponsor
New Android AppHey guys and gals,

I've just released a new Rooster Teeth android app.

I know there are a couple of these our there already and they are pretty good. But they haven't been updated recently and with the new website around the corner, I'm sure an up to date app will be nice.

So I am releasing this when it isn't full done because I want to take a queue for the game industry, help me out as it is being developed and there will be a better end result. I will try to make quick updates and add new functionality all the time.

What is it this app?
Right now I have news pages for both Rooster Teeth and Achievement Hunter.

Coming up:
I will be working on getting videos from the site (not youtube)
Podcasts.

Check it out and give me some feedback. There are a couple bugs that I am trying to work out.

The link is here (It just got uploaded so if the link doesn't work yet check back in a bit)

Thanks all
#1  Posted 6 months ago  |  Reply  |  Quote
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DaMan793
I got it :P. Very simple, can't wait till I can actually watch videos though. (Also, you should make it so that it changes the top-left icon to whatever channel you're on I.E. make it the AH emblem when you are on the AH feed). Cheers, and good luck to you on your future programming endeavors.
#2  Posted 6 months ago  |  Reply  |  Quote
Zarash Sponsor
By the way, just update so it have videos.

Will be working on making it faster in the coming days.

Any bug reports or suggestions, let me know.
#3  Posted 5 months ago  |  Reply  |  Quote
niall Bleep Bloop
I will give it a shot. I am looking forward to it.
#4  Posted 5 months ago  |  Reply  |  Quote
eovnu87435ds Sponsor
I downloaded it on my tablet and phone! Do you have an official channel for reporting bugs?
#5  Posted 5 months ago  |  Reply  |  Quote
Zarash Sponsor
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#6  Posted 5 months ago  |  Reply  |  Quote
Zarash Sponsor
Updated the app.

Videos can now be opened from news posts with attached videos.

Made image loading faster, working on making general loading faster.

Fixed a bug where the refresh button wouldn't work properly.

A couple minor UI tweaks.
#7  Posted 4 months ago  |  Reply  |  Quote
Stormegeddon
In reply to Zarash, #1: I know this would be hard but you souls make it so I could go on the forums and talk like this in the app



#8  Posted 4 months ago  |  Reply  |  Quote
sonictt1 Sponsor
You should make it open source. I'm a career mobile application developer, and I'd love to contribute.
#9  Posted 2 months ago  |  Reply  |  Quote
Resinator was here
Looks good :)
#10  Posted 2 months ago  |  Reply  |  Quote
atmurai
In reply to sonictt1, #9:

I second this!
#11  Posted 2 months ago  |  Reply  |  Quote
Zarash Sponsor
I'll think about it. I would need to clean it up a lot and add some comments.

By the way, the website changed recently, I don't know when, but the app was broken for a bit. This has been fixed as of last night.

If anyone finds any bugs, feel free to let me know.
#12  Posted 2 months ago  |  Reply  |  Quote
sonictt1 Sponsor
Are you scraping, or is there an API somewhere?
#13  Posted 2 months ago  |  Reply  |  Quote
Zarash Sponsor
I'm scraping, it's all well formatted except for one type of post that is a bit annoying.
#14  Posted 2 months ago  |  Reply  |  Quote
Zarash Sponsor
Hey all,

I would like to thank everyone, I have just passed 500 installs of the app.

I'm going to be working on it over the next couple of weeks to make it a bit better, possibly adding TheKnow.

I'm here asking for any suggestions on how to make it better. I have gotten some suggestions to make videos embedded, how do you guys feel about that? Personally I think that using the youtube app is fine.

Thank you again,
Zarash
#15  Posted 1 month ago  |  Reply  |  Quote
Thundernerd Sponsor
Hey,

Check out my API that I made for Achievement Hunter, it might be interesting for you.

ah.tnrd.net/docs.html
ah.tnrd.net/register.html

Post edited 9/13/14 6:03PM
#16  Posted 1 month ago  |  Reply  |  Quote
sonictt1 Sponsor
Very nice. RESTful JSON API. Very useful for mobile applications.

Maybe I just missed it, but where/how to I get an API key?
#17  Posted 1 month ago  |  Reply  |  Quote
Thundernerd Sponsor
In reply to sonictt1, #17:

You need to register on the register link I posted. There you'll get your key!
#18  Posted 1 month ago  |  Reply  |  Quote
Zarash Sponsor
In reply to Thundernerd, #16:

I'll check it out, are there APIs for the RT or TheKnow sites?
#19  Posted 1 month ago  |  Reply  |  Quote
Thundernerd Sponsor
In reply to Zarash, #19:

They aren't there yet, I was thinking about doing those as well, but I'm a bit busy atm.
They are kinda on my schedule though.
#20  Posted 1 month ago  |  Reply  |  Quote
Zarash Sponsor
Hey guys,

I just updated the app, it now has The Know as well.
Check it out and as always let me know what you think.
#21  Posted 2 weeks ago  |  Reply  |  Quote
Zarash Sponsor
So by popular request the app now supports embedded video. I'll be looking into adding podcasts, as well as fixing a couple bugs in the coming weeks.

Also if you get the chance, please upvote my post on reddit to get more users.

www.reddit.com/r/roosterteeth/comments/2ipnp...
#22  Posted 2 weeks ago  |  Reply  |  Quote
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