Alvaro Soliverez is currently a software developer for Collabora Ltd. He has worked in IT since 1997 and in free software since 2007. For the last he has worked for multinational customers in Java, C++, and Qt software development. He is 33 years old and lives in Buenos Aires, Argentina, with his wife and daughter.
Reynaldo Verdejo is a 33 years old Multimedia Software Engineer for Collabora Ltd. He has been working in IT and Multimedia -related FOSS development for the last 10+ years. Having contributed to major projects like FFmpeg and MPlayer, among others, he is now working on GStreamer on mobile platforms. Reynaldo lives in Penco, Chile with his wife, Catherine and their 3 daughters.
Show the work involved to port GStreamer and Telepathy to the Android platform. This includes new tools developed for the occasion, changes to adapt to this new platform and the general approach taken to succeed in the effort, which can help others interested in performing similar tasks.