This tutorial will show how to create a Vuzix Blade 2 application with Android Studio. Remember that most Blade 2 applications start as basic Android Apps. This tutorial will start with that assumption.
This tutorial will show how to build the following parts of the Blade 2 Application:
Basic Application Structure:
Adding Vuzix HUD Libraries
Use of Vuzix DynamicThemeApplication class
Use of Vuzix ActionMenuActivity class
Use of BladeOS Applicaiton Icon Tinting feature
How to Create Two UI / UX Styles for Your First Application:
Center Content Style
Around Content Style
Application Widget for the Launch Screen:
How to Create a Dynamic Changing Widget with Dynamic Theme
How to Use the BladeOS Auto-Widget Loading Feature
If you want to follow along with a pre-built Vuzix Blade 2 Template App, feel free to download the Template app from our Code sample area.
Now let's get started with the Tutorial.
Next: Getting Started with a new Android Studio Project