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Android in Practice

Android in Practice

By: Charlie E. Collins (author)Paperback

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DESCRIPTIONAndroid, Google's platform for mobile application development,provides powerful features, a robust SDK, and almost limitlesspossibilities. It's not hard to find the information a developer needs tobuild a simple Android app, but then what?Android in Practice is a treasure trove of Android goodness, with over100 tested, ready-to-use techniques, covering the new Android 3.0SDK, including complete end-to-end example applications andpractical tips for real world mobile application developers. Written byseasoned Android developers, this book addresses the trickiestquestions raised in forums and mailing lists. Using an easy-to-followproblem/solution/discussion format, it dives into important topics notcovered in other Android books, like advanced drawing and graphics,testing and instrumentation, building and deploying applications, usingalternative languages, and native development.RETAIL POINTS� Packed with more than 100 techniques� Covers the Android 3.0 SDK, designed for tablets� Advanced topics not covered elsewhereAUDIENCEThis book assumes a working knowledge of Java, but no priorexperience with Android is required.

About Author

Charlie Collins is a senior software engineer at Axioma. He has contributedto various open source projects including GWT-Maven, Android-Maven,Gwitter, and is coauthor of Manning's GWT in Practice and UnlockingAndroid.Michael Galpin is the architect for mobile software development at eBay.Matthias Kaeppler is in charge of mobile development for the online reviewcompany Qype, and he created or maintains the Android open sourceprojects Signpost, Droid-Fu, and Calculon.

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9781935182924
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 500
  • ID: 9781935182924
  • weight: 1094
  • ISBN10: 1935182927

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