Google map apiv2 in android
If you have developed an app that contains Google Maps v1, It’s time to upgrade it to Google Maps V2 as google maps version 1 deprecated officially on December 3rd, 2012 and it won’t work anymore. This article aims to give knowledge about how to implements newer Google Maps into your applications. If you have already worked with V1, implementing V2 is very easy. Refer Google Maps Docs for any topic that is not covered in this tutorial.
Before starting a new project, we need to go through some pre-required steps. These steps involve importing required library, generating the SHA1 fingerprint and configuring maps in google console.
1. Downloading Google Play Services
2. Importing Google Play Services into Eclipse
3. Getting the Google Maps API key