Jacques Smuts is an Android Developer and this blog contains some of his writing, mostly about Android and related topics.

Jacques has spent significant time working on:

Published Apps


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Chemistry from Stellenbosch University
  • Research into optimising resorcinarene synthesis (published under Anri-Jacques Smuts)
  • Passed first year of LLB from UNISA, as well as first year of Patent Law from South African Institute of Intellectual Property Law, but changed career to Programming
  • Coursera Course on Android Development: Creative, Serious and Playful Science of Android App, from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  • Currently busy with Udacity’s Android Course