Google Santa Tracker for Android
Google Santa Tracker app for Android is an educational and entertaining tradition that brings joy to millions of children (and children at heart) across the world over the December holiday period. The app is a companion to the Google Santa Tracker website (repository here), showcasing unique platform capabilities like Android Wear watchfaces, device notifications and more.
- A beautiful materially designed village
- Exciting games like Penguin Swim and Rocket Sleigh
- Interactive Android Wear watchfaces (with sound!)
- Videos, animations and more.
Building the app
- Create a new project
- Add Firebase to your Android app
- Package name:
- Debug signing certificate can be blank, or follow the instructions in the tooltip to find yours.
- Save the
google-services.jsonfile to the
Now you should be able to plug your phone in (or fire up an emulator) and run:
Alternatively, import the source code into Android Studio (File, Import Project).
Note: You'll need Android SDK version 24, build tools 24.0.0, and the Android Support Library to compile the project. If you're unsure about this, use Android Studio and tick the appropriate boxes in the SDK Manager.
All image and audio files (including *.png, *.jpg, *.svg, *.mp3, *.wav and *.ogg) are licensed under the CC-BY-NC license. All other files are licensed under the Apache 2 license. See the LICENSE file for details.
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