Detect swipe over area in Android

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http://stackoverflow.com – In my game app that uses AndEngine, I'm trying to detect a swipe motion over a button Sprite to enlarge the button when the finger is over the button Sprite, and set scale back to 1.0f when the finger swipes off the Sprite. Meaning: finger down outside button area swipe over button (and button is sized up) but keep finger down continue swipe off button and button goes back to orginal scale. I've tried following: myButton = new Sprite(posX, posY, resourcesManager.rightButtonRegion, vbom) { @Override public boolean onAreaTouched(final TouchEvent pAreaTouchEvent, final flo (HowTos)