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Network problems in debugging a Samsung Smart TV Application

In this article we are going to discuss the network related problems during the debugging of a Samsung Smart TV application. Debugging of a Samsung Smart TV application involves connecting and inspecting the running application inside the emulator or a TV using a chrome browser environment. The browser environment presents a chrome development tools view […]




Getting Device type information from Samsung Smart TV

In this article, we are going to discuss on how to get the current device type in a Samsung Smart TV environment programmatically. Currently I am using Samsung Smart TV SDK 5.1 version and a virtual box based emulator for testing. Before starting with the development process, let us think of why we need to […]




Playing a video file in Samsung Smart TV (Part 2) – Video Tutorial

This article demonstrates some more functions of the avPlay class in Samsung Smart Tv. Some of the functionalities like seeking, pausing, resuming, getting the video properties like the resolution, duration, bitrate, setting the playspeed etc. More topics in this is moved to the videos in the future.





React Js Building blocks

In my last post, we talked about React Js a new front end technology for building dynamic web applications. Also we discussed on setting up the development environment for building React Js applications. We also built our first simple application using the create-react-app component. In this article we will discuss about, the building blocks of […]




My first React JS Application

After giving an introduction to React Js, I have thought of making my hands dirty by starting with writing a simple React Js application. This article is about sharing those steps involved in creating my first React JS application. This article is aimed at complete beginners like me who are starting with React JS. Without […]




Cylon Js – A JavaScript based Robotics platform

When we think about JavaScript, we usually have the notion of a small language that have it’s life inside a browser, and inside a server in the recent times, performing some logic that plays a key role in the modern world of dynamic web applications. But recently an effort from a company named HybridGroup, has […]





My introduction to React Js

Introduction In this post, I am going to share with you an amazing front end technology that enables developing dynamic applications with ease and comfort. It’s none other than React Js. React Js enables a modern web developer to build dynamic front end web applications with ease.I will be giving a beginner level introduction to […]




Reloading the application contents while developing for Samsung Smart TV

This article discusses about ways the developers can utilise to refresh the contents on the Samsung Smart TV application during development. Refreshing or restarting the application is done during it’s development to ensure that the updated code contents are reflected in the application. This applies not only to Samsung Smart TV based application development, but […]




Using the Input Method Editor in Samsung Smart TV – Video Tutorial

This post explains the mechanism to use the Input Method editor in Samsung Smart TV. The Input Method editor serves as one of the most important component when the user inputs data into the Samsung Smart TV app. User input in an application, makes the application more active and the users to get more engaged […]





Debugging a Samsung Smart TV Application (2) – Video Tutorial

This post is a continuation of the previous post. This post will explain the list of tools in the developer toolset like profiler, memory usage, local storage etc and many more. Both the previous and this post provides an extensive insight into debugging of Samsung Smart TV Applications.