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Joined: Sep 18, 2012
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read a little about google app engine and datastore though the material didnt exactly partain to android development but java, what i want to know is if i use epp engine data store do i still have to use a php webservice for cloud database.
Ulf Dittmer

Joined: Mar 22, 2005
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Indeed, GAE has nothing to do with Android (except, of course, that it can serve as a backend for an Android app).

It has its own storage solution, yo you don't need another DB if you're using GAE for other backend aspects of your app.
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