Android 1.1 SDK has been released!

The brand new Android 1.1. SDK is now available for us to download! Some stuff changed some new API routines have been added. Check them out here:


  • Adds annotations for test systems, no actual (non-test) API changes.
  • Adds a method to allow a process to easily determine its UID.
  • Adds support for marquee in layouts.
  • Adds new methods for determining padding in views. Useful if you are writing your own subclasses of View.
  • Adds new permissions that allow an application to broadcast an SMS or WAP Push message.

New Features

  • Maps: Adds details and reviews when a user does a search on Maps and clicks on a business to view its details.
  • Dialer: In-call screen timeout default is now longer when using the speakerphone.
  • Dialer: Adds a “Show dialpad” / “Hide dialpad” item to the in-call menu, to make it easier to discover the DTMF dialpad.
  • Adds support for saving attachments from MMS.
  • Adds support for marquee in layouts.

Check out the full release notes page for more detailed information:

Everyone who is not interested in details can go straight away to the Android 1.1 SDK download:

Please follow and like us:

2 thoughts on “Android 1.1 SDK has been released!”

Comments are closed.