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Android Build a Weather App (2015) Hooking Up the Model to the View Wrapping Up

andre macnamara
andre macnamara
185 Points

Location in Weather App?


In the weather app, the location is hardcode by longitude and lantitude?

How would I go about using the users current location, or letting the user enter a place name?

Any tutorials, or guidance?

1 Answer

Hi Andre,

I had a go at this a couple of years ago - have a look through my Github repo for this functionality implementation. There will definitely be other/better ways of doing this, but that code should give you a starting point. Whatever I used may well be out of date now, I really don't know. But the app is still working on my phone just fine!