Google Play Services GCM 10.0.1 asks to "update" back to 9.0.0

I'm trying to build my new project, but I get this error: Error:Execution failed for task ':mobile:processDebugGoogleServices'. Please fix the version conflict either by updating the version of the google-services plugin (information about the latest

The NativeExpressAdView adSize XML attribute was missing

I am trying to use NativeExpressAdView but instead of the ad it shows Required XML attribute 'adSize' was missing in a black background, red-bordered box. I am adding adUnit and adSize to the adView programmatically like this <

Store and retrieve user data in Android apps?

I'm very new to development and would like to create an app for an android TBS game that I would also like to build on later by developing a desktop application. I'd like to know how to go about storing user data in a secure way that would allow the

MapView inside NestedScrollView does not scroll

Inflating my Mapview in xml like this < android:id="@+id/sv_offers" android:layout_width="match_parent" android:layout_height="match_parent" android:paddingBottom="56dp"

getLastLocation does not work the second time

I'm using google play services to get user's last known connection. @Override public void onConnected(Bundle connectionHint) { final Location lastLocation = LocationServices.FusedLocationApi.getLastLocation( _googleApiClient); } @Override protected v

snapshotId for resolveConflict in Google Play Saved Games

How to get snapshot ID in Gogle Play Saved Games (I'm using the latest revision 27 of Google Play Services Library for Android)? There is a method in public abstract PendingResult<Snapshots.OpenSnapsho

Upgrading from Play Services 7.5 to 7.8 - GCM API Not Found

Upgraded from 7.50 -> 7.8.0, then Android Studio could not find the GCM classes. Reverting to 7.5.0 fixes the issue. 7.5.0 lets Android Studio locate InstanceID and other GCM classes, but after upgrading the version number to 7.8.0, those GCM classes

Google Play Services - dex error on inclusion

I have a running basic hybrid app which I want to enhance with native Google mapping functionality. The pre-requisite for this would be to include Google Play Services library in the project. The problem is including the Google Play Services lib give

The number of download icons on the game store not appearing

I've published my Android game on Tuesday (5 days back) and still the downloads/Installs are not updated in the app page. However, the Dev console shows that there have been around 1500 installs. What is the issue? Is this normal? EDIT: Also, does th

Can not install Google Play services

I have been stuck over a day to use the Google Play Service. This is a very bad procedure created by Google. Why it is that difficult?? I want to use Google Play Service in order to develop some apps which depends on the Map. I have been tried everyt

Get score timestamp in Google Play Services (Android)

I am trying to get a score timestamp like this: public static void SavePlayerHighScoresInfo(LoadPlayerScoreResult result) { LeaderboardScore score = result.getScore(); if(score != null) { string valuescore = score.getDisplayScore(); long timestampsco

Multiplayer Google Play Game Services and Cheating

I am thinking about using Play Game Services, with turn-based multiplayer, to power my Android game. I have concerns regarding cheating. Neither real time nor turn based games seems to need a backend server with game logic (except Google servers). I

Ignored settings in Android SDK v4

Since I switched to SDK v4 I notice this in LogCat : W/GAV3﹕ Thread[main,5,main]: int configuration name not recognized: ga_dispatchPeriod W/GAV3﹕ Thread[main,5,main]: string configuration name not recognized: ga_appVersion All the other parameters a

Device compatibility issues in Google Play

I'm uploading an App to Google Play and there is about 2321 devices not compatibles with it. In order to test it I have setted all uses permissions to false (except openGl, for Maps V2). I'm using a lot of permissions but, for example, as far as I kn

google maps V2 IllegalStateException

I have this very weird bug that my app crashes in the minute I launch it. the call stack is: 01-25 15:10:52.264: E/AndroidRuntime(13707): java.lang.RuntimeException: Unable to start activity ComponentInfo{com.out.goout/com.out.goout.Splash}: java.lan

Opposite getIconImageUri () returns null

In my game I'm trying get opponent's profile picture, but getIconImageUri() returns null, code below only show in log Uri to my profile picture. I also have same problem with player name. My player name is fully displayed (First and Last name) but op