Understanding Android Themes and Styles (via Brain Flush)

Great article on themes for Android.

I don’t know how many hours I’ve spent struggling with Android’s theme engine, trying to figure out mostly by trial and error how styles are applied and how to properly define them (let’s be honest: the documentation on styles in Android is a bit lacking). I thought it may be worth sharing what I’ve found out so far, in order to save my fellow Android developers from baldness due to ripped out hair (I sure lost some).

Source: http://brainflush.wordpress.com/?p=46