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So, I am working on a new Android app and I would love some input on it.

The basic idea is that you can easily "chat" with other random users. I find this very hard to explain without showing so I will just run through the process here. You launch the app then you can write something in a text box and "shout it". The message gets uploaded and then you download a message that someone else has shouted out. You can then either download another message or reply to the message you have, effectively initiating a conversation with that person.


All comments and feedback appreciated, preferably on the Connect-UTB forums but I will check here as well

UPDATE: The app is now out on the Market.. feel free to give it a go!
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Glad you think so! It will be on the Market soon enough I think, depending on what feedback I get from this limited beta test.
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Add different colors for each user and make it like a live update not to press the Grab new shout then it updates Other then that the UI is Good.
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Thanks for the ideas. I will make it grab a new shout when you post one (i think, maybe make it a setting).

Not sure what you're thinking when it comes to the colours though? Give each user a unique colour? As in their name? Something like:

Reply from Bob: Hey darling

Reply from Alice: Hey handsome
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So this is kind of like a chatroulette/omeggle kinda idea, is that right?

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Alright, I will give it some though.

I am not sure how to implement the live updates though. Been thinking about it for a while and havent decided on the best way to do this yet, so any suggestions would be welcome!
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Alright, I will give it some though.

I am not sure how to implement the live updates though. Been thinking about it for a while and havent decided on the best way to do this yet, so any suggestions would be welcome!
You could ask some twitter developers because they have the auto updating feature.
sorry i cant personally help im just learning java.
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Yeah I agree, maybe there's an open source twitter app?
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