Simple Search Suggestion Provider
We explored the user experience of the Android search in Chapter 10. There, we explained how search applications can offer suggestions in response to user-entered search text. The components of the search applications that respond with suggestions are called suggestion providers. This chapter introduces the suggestion providers and explores a pre-built suggestion provider called SearchRecentSuggestionsProvider . In the next chapter, we will show you how to write a custom search suggestion provider from scratch.
When you are writing a suggestion provider, there are three main pieces to be concerned with. The first is a suggestion provider Java class that is responsible for returning those suggestions ...