Android Programming Concepts

Author: Trish Cornez,Richard Cornez

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers

ISBN: 1284070700

Category: Computers

Page: 834

View: 3896

Using a hands-on, student-friendly approach, Android Programming Concepts provides a comprehensive foundation for the development of mobile applications for devices and tablets powered by Android. This text explores Android Java and the Android SDK, the implementation of interactivity using touchscreen gesture detection and sensors, and current concepts and techniques for constructing mobile apps that take advantage of the latest Android features. Each chapter features a collection of well-designed and classroom tested labs that provide clear guidance of Android concepts. Each lab is geared toward one or two specific Android concepts, which eliminated distractions and gives the reader better focus on the concepts at hand.

Android Programming Concepts Passcode

Author: University of Redlands California Trish Cornez

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781284070750

Category:

Page: N.A

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Navigate 2 Advantage Access For Android Programming Concepts Is A Digital-Only Access Code That Unlocks A Comprehensive And Interactive Ebook, Student Practice Activities And Assessments, A Full Suite Of Instructor Resources, And Learning Analytics Reporting System. Using A Hands-On, Student-Friendly Approach, Android Programming Concepts Provides A Comprehensive Foundation For The Development Of Mobile Applications For Devices And Tablets Powered By Android. This Text Offers In-Depth Coverage Of The Topics Outlined By The Official Android Developer API Guides, Leading A Programmer With Object Oriented Programming Skills Through The App Development Process. Each Chapter Features A Collection Of Well-Designed And Classroom Tested Lab Examples, Providing An Opportunity To Apply Specific Android Concepts While Supported By Visual Guides, Explanations, And Code Listings. With Navigate 2, Technology And Content Combine To Expand The Reach Of Your Classroom. Whether You Teach An Online, Hybrid, Or Traditional Classroom-Based Course, Navigate 2 Delivers Unbeatable Value. Experience Navigate 2 Today At Www.Jblnavigate.Com/2 .

Android: Programming for Developers

Author: John Horton,Helder Vasconcelos,Raul Portales

Publisher: Packt Publishing Ltd

ISBN: 1787121909

Category: Computers

Page: 1136

View: 4311

Develop your own responsive, reactive, and ready-to-deploy Android applications About This Book Kick-start your Android programming career or just have fun publishing apps to the Google Play marketplace Explore the high-level Android asynchronous constructs available on the Android SDK Learn the internals of a game engine by building one Who This Book Is For If you are an iOS developer or any other developer/programmer and you want to try your hands on developing applications on the Android platform, this course is for you. No prior programming experience is needed as this course will guide you right from the beginning to the advanced concepts of Android programming. What You Will Learn Mastering the fundamentals of coding Java for Android Installing and setting up your Android development environment Building functional user interfaces with the Android Studio visual designer Adding user interaction, data captures, sound, and animation to your apps Managing your apps' data using the built-in Android SQLite database Getting familiar with the android process model and low-level concurrent constructs delivered by the Android SDK Interacting with nearby devices over Bluetooth and WiFi communications channels Creating and composing tasks with RxJava to execute complex asynchronous work in a predictable way Handling user inputs, from virtual joysticks to gamepads Implementing collision detection using different techniques and discover how to optimize it for complex games Building, deploying, and publishing real Android applications to the Google Play marketplace In Detail Android is the most popular OS in the world. There are millions of devices accessing tens of thousands of applications. It is many people's entry point into the world of technology. The Android: Programming for Developers course will take you on a journey to become an efficient Android programmer by thoroughly understanding the key concepts of Android programming and develop market-ready applications. The course begins with helping you create Android applications from scratch. The first module, Android Programming for Beginners, introduces you to all the fundamental concepts of programming in an Android context, from the Java basics to working with the Android API. At the completion of this module, you'll be ready to start building your own custom applications in Android and Java. After getting familiar with the basic programming concepts, the second module, Asynchronous Android Programming, shows you how to make your applications more reliable. This will be achieved using high-level and advanced asynchronous techniques and concepts. Through this module, you will learn to construct scalable and performant applications to take advantage of multi-thread asynchronous techniques. With a good grasp on the basics, you move on the final module, Mastering Android Game Development. This progressive module will help you learn to use animations and particle systems to provide a rich experience. By the end of the course, you will create beautiful, responsive, and reusable UIs by taking advantage of the Android SDK. Style and approach The comprehensive course will run you through the basic concepts for newbies, move on to the UI design, teach you game development on Android, and finally make you proficient in application development on Android. Each of these aspects has been covered in individual modules to help you develop your skills after the completion of a module and get ready for the next.

Android Application Development All-in-One For Dummies

Author: Burd

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118973801

Category: Computers

Page: 648

View: 1237

8 books in 1 takes you from Android newbie to confident programmer! Follow along with Java expert Barry Burd as he introduces you to Android programming in eight self-contained minibooks: - Android Jump Start - Android Programming Concepts - Dealing with Data - Programming Cool Phone Features - Refining Your Application - Android Native Development Kit - Finishing Touches - Nuts and Bolts All programming examples, including the sample application, are available for download from the book's website. Series Features: Like all For Dummies books, this book will be written in clear, plain English explanations and careful organization that make For Dummies the easiest way for experienced programmers to get up to speed quickly!

Android Programming for Beginners

Author: John Horton

Publisher: Packt Publishing Ltd

ISBN: 1785889036

Category: Computers

Page: 698

View: 8172

Learn all the Java and Android skills you need to start making powerful mobile applications About This Book Kick-start your Android programming career, or just have fun publishing apps to the Google Play marketplace A first-principles introduction to Java, via Android, which means you'll be able to start building your own applications from scratch Learn by example and build three real-world apps and over 40 mini apps throughout the book Who This Book Is For Are you trying to start a career in programming, but haven't found the right way in? Do you have a great idea for an app, but don't know how to make it a reality? Or maybe you're just frustrated that “to learn Android, you must know java.” If so, Android Programming for Beginners is for you. You don't need any programming experience to follow along with this book, just a computer and a sense of adventure. What You Will Learn Master the fundamentals of coding Java for Android Install and set up your Android development environment Build functional user interfaces with the Android Studio visual designer Add user interaction, data captures, sound, and animation to your apps Manage your apps' data using the built-in Android SQLite database Find out about the design patterns used by professionals to make top-grade applications Build, deploy, and publish real Android applications to the Google Play marketplace In Detail Android is the most popular OS in the world. There are millions of devices accessing tens of thousands of applications. It is many people's entry point into the world of technology; it is an operating system for everyone. Despite this, the entry-fee to actually make Android applications is usually a computer science degree, or five years' worth of Java experience. Android Programming for Beginners will be your companion to create Android applications from scratch—whether you're looking to start your programming career, make an application for work, be reintroduced to mobile development, or are just looking to program for fun. We will introduce you to all the fundamental concepts of programming in an Android context, from the Java basics to working with the Android API. All examples are created from within Android Studio, the official Android development environment that helps supercharge your application development process. After this crash-course, we'll dive deeper into Android programming and you'll learn how to create applications with a professional-standard UI through fragments, make location-aware apps with Google Maps integration, and store your user's data with SQLite. In addition, you'll see how to make your apps multilingual, capture images from a device's camera, and work with graphics, sound, and animations too. By the end of this book, you'll be ready to start building your own custom applications in Android and Java. Style and approach With more than 40 mini apps to code and run, Android Programming for Beginners is a hands-on guide to learning Android and Java. Each example application demonstrates a different aspect of Android programming. Alongside these mini apps, we push your abilities by building three larger applications to demonstrate Android application development in context.

Android How to Program

Author: Paul Deitel,Harvey M. Deitel

Publisher: Prentice Hall

ISBN: 9780134444307

Category:

Page: 848

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"For courses in Android Programming." Thinking like a developer from the start. Created by world-renowned programming instructors Paul and Harvey Deitel, " Android How to Program, " Third Edition introduces the dynamic world of Android smartphone and tablet app development with the Android Software Development Kit (SDK), the Java programming language, and the rapidly evolving Android Studio Integrated Development Environment (IDE). Updated to Android 6 and Google s preferred Android Studio IDE, the Third Edition presents cutting-edge mobile computing technologies. The Deitels' App-driven Approach helps readers master Android app development through eight complete, working Android apps. Each chapter features new concepts through a single app. The authors begin with an introduction to the app, followed by an app test-drive showing sample executions and a technologies overview. Next, they present detailed steps to build the app. Finally, they provide a detailed code walkthrough of the app s source code, discussing the programming concepts and Android APIs used in the app. The book also has an extensive introduction to programming using the Java language, making it appropriate for Java courses that want to add an app-programming flavor. "

Android-Programmierung

Author: Zigurd Mednieks,Laird Dornin,G. Blake Meike,Masumi Nakamura

Publisher: O'Reilly Germany

ISBN: 3955611418

Category:

Page: 624

View: 3632

Android hat hierzulande die einstige Vorreiterstellung von Apple langst geknackt. Bei den Smartphones liegt das Betriebssystem von Google weit vorn, und auch bei den Tablets holt Android zugig auf. Zeit also, sich mit der App-Entwicklung fur Android zu beschaftigen! Dieses Buch wendet sich an Leser, die die Programmierung von Android-Apps von Grund auf lernen und auf professionellem Niveau betreiben mochten. Es richtet sich an Java-Entwickler und Leser mit Kenntnissen in einer anderen objektorientierten Sprache.

Android How to Program

Author: Paul Deitel,Harvey M Deitel,Abbey Deitel

Publisher: Pearson

ISBN: 0134484517

Category: Computers

Page: 850

View: 5407

This is the eBook of the printed book and may not include any media, website access codes, or print supplements that may come packaged with the bound book. For courses in Android Programming. Thinking like a developer — from the start. Created by world-renowned programming instructors Paul and Harvey Deitel, Android How to Program, Third Edition introduces the dynamic world of Android smartphone and tablet app development with the Android Software Development Kit (SDK), the Java™ programming language, and the rapidly evolving Android Studio Integrated Development Environment (IDE). Updated to Android 6 and Google’s preferred Android Studio IDE, the Third Edition presents cutting-edge mobile computing technologies. The Deitels' App-driven Approach helps readers master Android app development through eight complete, working Android apps. Each chapter features new concepts through a single app. The authors begin with an introduction to the app, followed by an app test-drive showing sample executions and a technologies overview. Next, they present detailed steps to build the app. Finally, they provide a detailed code walkthrough of the app’s source code, discussing the programming concepts and Android APIs used in the app. The book also has an extensive introduction to programming using the Java language, making it appropriate for Java courses that want to add an app-programming flavor.

Java for Android

Author: Budi Kurniawan

Publisher: Brainy Software Inc

ISBN: 0992133033

Category: Computers

Page: 568

View: 1438

This book is for you if you want to learn Java and specialize in Android application development. To save you time and effort, this book covers the most important Java programming concepts that are directly related to Android programming. All in an easy to follow tutorial. It is a guide to building real-world mobile applications in Java.

Android App Entwicklung für Dummies

Author: Donn Felker,Michael Burton

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 3527692487

Category: Computers

Page: 419

View: 9731

Haben Sie eine kreative Idee f?r eine eigene App und Vorkenntnisse in Java und XML? Dann erfahren Sie in diesem Buch, wie Sie Ihre Idee umsetzen und eine App mit allen Schikanen f?r Android-Smartphones programmieren k?nnen. Der Autor erkl?rt, wie Sie die kostenlosen Programme Android Studio und Java Development Kit herunterladen, wie Sie den Emulator nutzen und wie Sie Ihre App im Google Play Store ver?ffentlichen. Schritt f?r Schritt erl?utert er anhand von zwei Beispielen das Know-how der App-Entwicklung. Au?erdem erkl?rt er Ihnen, wie Sie Ihre App f?r Tablets optimieren. Die vollst?ndigen Quelltexte werden zum Download angeboten. Legen Sie los!

Absolute App Inventor 2

Android Programming for All

Author: Hossein Amerkashi

Publisher: Amerkashi

ISBN: N.A

Category: Computers

Page: 100

View: 4645

This book will show you how to build apps with little or even no programming skills! It will show you how to use drag-and-drop visual programming for designing and building fully functional mobile apps for Android using MIT (Massachusetts Institute of Technology) App Inventor 2. Absolute App Inventor 2 book will take you beyond basic tutorials and will cover concepts that will help you to become a better mobile App Inventor. If you are new to programming or App Inventor, then this book will show you how to properly start-off designing and developing mobile apps and will then gradually take you through understanding more advanced concepts. If you have already used App Inventor, use this book to learn about optimization, DRY principle, design patterns and concepts that will teach you how to design & develop apps that will run more efficiently and to learn about concepts that have not been covered in other App Inventor books. The book covers good programming designs using DRY (Don’t Repeat Yourself) Principle by using App Inventor Procedures. The book also covers how to use proper abstraction and produce much cleaner code through use of App Inventor Advanced “Any Component”.

Android Database Programming

Author: Jason Wei

Publisher: Packt Publishing Ltd

ISBN: 1849518130

Category: Computers

Page: 212

View: 5256

Quickly exploit the true power of your data-centric and data-driven Android applications with this practical tutorial.

Android App Development Fundamentals i Live-lessons Bundle

Author: Paul Deitel

Publisher: Prentice Hall

ISBN: 9780132931809

Category: Computers

Page: 512

View: 4660

A book/DVD package from the Deitels that teaches core Android programming concepts - a $145 value for just $59.99! * *Teaches every new technique in the context of a real-world Android App: 16 complete Apps in all, covering a broad spectrum of Android 2.x and 3.0 APIs! *Shows how to use Eclipse and Android Development Tools (ADT) for Eclipse to create, debug, and deploy Apps. *The DVD contains more than ten hours of video training closely mapped to the book. This is a book/DVD bundle that includes the book Android for Programmers: An(0132121360 / 9780132121361), and Android Fundamentals LiveLessons Part I App-Driven Approach. This book uses the same App-Driven Approach that the Deitel's pioneered in their successful iPhone for Programmers book. The DVD contains over ten hours of video instruction based on the chapters in the book. Readers learn Android programming technologies in the context of 16 complete working Android apps. Each chapter presents one complete app which illustrates key Android 2.3 and 3.0 concepts. The Apps in this book/DVD bundle were carefully designed to introduce readers to key Android features and APIs. Readers quickly learn everything they need to start building Android Apps. But the authors cover more than just the Android APIs. the authors show how to work in the Eclipse IDE with the Android Development Tools (ADT) plug-in. Readers also learn how to submit their Apps to the Android Market and other App marketplaces; including how to upload Apps, and whether to sell them or offer them for free, and marketing them using in-app advertising, social media, Internet public relations, and more.

Programming Android

Java Programming for the New Generation of Mobile Devices

Author: Zigurd Mednieks,Laird Dornin,G. Blake Meike,Masumi Nakamura

Publisher: "O'Reilly Media, Inc."

ISBN: 1449358470

Category: Computers

Page: 566

View: 1553

Get thoroughly up to speed on Android programming, and learn how to create up-to-date user experiences for both handsets and tablets. With this book's extensively revised second edition, you'll focus on Android tools and programming essentials, including best practices for using Android 4 APIs. If you're experienced with Java or Objective-C, you'll gain the knowledge necessary for building well-engineered applications. Programming Android is organized into four parts: Part One helps programmers with some Java or iOS experience get off to a fast start with the Android SDK and Android programming basics. Part Two delves into the Android framework, focusing on user interface and graphics class hierarchies, concurrency, and databases. It's a solid foundation for understanding of how the most important parts of an Android application work. Part Three features code skeletons and patterns for accelerating the development of apps that use web data and Android 4 user interface conventions and APIs. Part Four delivers practical coverage of Android's multimedia, search, location, sensor, and account APIs, plus the Native Development Kit, enabling developers to add advanced capabilities. This updated edition of Programming Android focuses on the knowledge and developer priorities that are essential for successful Android development projects.

Android Programming

Pushing the Limits

Author: Erik Hellman

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 111871735X

Category: Computers

Page: 432

View: 9151

Unleash the power of the Android OS and build the kinds of brilliant, innovative apps users love to use If you already know your way around the Android OS and can build a simple Android app in under an hour, this book is for you. If you’re itching to see just how far you can push it and discover what Android is really capable of, it’s for you. And if you’re ready to learn how to build advanced, intuitive, innovative apps that are a blast to use, this book is definitely for you. From custom views and advanced multi-touch gestures, to integrating online web services and exploiting the latest geofencing and activity recognition features, ace Android developer, Erik Hellman, delivers expert tips, tricks and little-known techniques for pushing the Android envelope so you can: Optimize your components for the smoothest user experience possible Create your own custom Views Push the boundaries of the Android SDK Master Android Studio and Gradle Make optimal use of the Android audio, video and graphics APIs Program in Text-To-Speech and Speech Recognition Make the most of the new Android maps and location API Use Android connectivity technologies to communicate with remote devices Perform background processing Use Android cryptography APIs Find and safely use hidden Android APIs Cloud-enable your applications with Google Play Services Distribute and sell your applications on Google Play Store Learn how to unleash the power of Android and transform your apps from good to great in Android Programming: Pushing the Limits.

Beginning Android Programming with Android Studio

Author: Wei-Meng Lee,Jerome DiMarzio

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118705599

Category: Computers

Page: 456

View: 6599

Each book aims to teach an important technology or programming language and is designed to take a person from being a novice to a professional by including the most essential information and explaining step by step how to put together real-world projects.

Java für die Android-Entwicklung für Dummies

Author: Barry A. Burd

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 3527686703

Category: Computers

Page: 432

View: 4302

Sie w?rden gerne Ihre eigenen Android-Apps entwickeln, Ihnen fehlen jedoch die n?tigen Java-Kenntnisse? Kein Problem! Barry Burd f?hrt Sie in die Grundlagen der Java-Programmierung ein und zeigt Ihnen genau das, was Sie zum Entwickeln von Android-Apps ben?tigen. Nat?rlich erfahren Sie dabei auch, wie Sie mit Java auf die Schnittstellen des Android-Betriebssytems zugreifen, um voll funktionsf?hige Apps entwickeln zu k?nnen. Lernen Sie die zugrunde liegenden Konzepte kennen, verstehen und umzusetzen und alle Herausforderungen zu meistern. Auf schnellem Weg gelangen Sie so anhand von zahlreichen Beispielen zu Ihrer ersten Android-App, der noch viele weitere folgen werden!

Einführung in die Android-Entwicklung

Author: Marko Gargenta

Publisher: O'Reilly Germany

ISBN: 3868991158

Category: Computers

Page: 272

View: 4128

Sie wollen Apps für Android-Geräte entwickeln? Mit diesem Buch machen Sie sich zügig die entscheidenden Grundlagen zu eigen. Eine kompakte Orientierungshilfe für objektorientierte Programmierer Sie beherrschen Java oder eine ähnliche Programmiersprache? Dann brauchen Sie nur noch einen Überblick über die Android-Architektur, das Application-Framework, die Bibliotheken sowie die Verteilung der Application Package-(APK)-Dateien, um richtig loslegen zu können. Richten Sie sich Ihre Entwicklungsumgebung ein und beginnen Sie mit den ersten einfachen Programmen. Eine systematische Vorstellung der wichtigen Bausteine komplexer Apps Es ist immer besser, von Anfang an den konzeptionellen Überblick über das große Ganze zu bewahren und das Zusammenspiel der verschiedenen Elemente wie Activities, Intents, Services etc. zu koordinieren. Lernen Sie außerdem die Android Interface Definition Language (AIDL) und das Native Development Kit (NDK) kennen. Ein realistisches Projekt, das Schritt für Schritt wächst Im Lauf des Buchs entwickeln Sie eine Twitter-ähnliche Anwendung, der Sie in jedem Kapitel neue Features hinzufügen. Parallel dazu bestücken Sie Ihren eigenen Werkzeugkasten mit Codemustern, die Sie bei allen möglichen Arten von Android-Apps sicher immer wieder brauchen können.

Android Wireless Application Development, Portable Documents

Author: Shane Conder,Lauren Darcey

Publisher: Pearson Education

ISBN: 9780132481762

Category: Computers

Page: 750

View: 3674

The start-to-finish guide to Android application development: massively updated for the newest SDKs and developer techniques! This book delivers all the up-to-date information, tested code, and best practices you need to create and market successful mobile apps with the latest versions of Android. Drawing on their extensive experience with mobile and wireless development, Lauren Darcey and Shane Conder cover every step: concept, design, coding, testing, packaging, and delivery. The authors introduce the Android platform, explain the principles of effective Android application design, and present today’s best practices for crafting effective user interfaces. Next, they offer detailed coverage of each key Android API, including data storage, networking, telephony, location-based services, multimedia, 3D graphics, and hardware. Every chapter of this edition has been updated for the newest Android SDKs, tools, utilities, and hardware. All sample code has been overhauled and tested on leading devices from multiple companies, including HTC, Motorola, and ARCHOS. Many new examples have been added, including complete new applications. This new edition also adds Nine new chapters covering web APIs, the Android NDK, extending application reach, managing users, data synchronization, backups, advanced user input, and more Greatly expanded coverage of Android manifest files, content providers, app design, and testing New coverage of hot topics like Bluetooth, gestures, voice recognition, App Widgets, live folders, live wallpapers, and global search Updated 3D graphics programming coverage reflecting OpenGL ES 2.0 An all-new chapter on tackling cross-device compatibility issues, from designing for the smallest phones to the big new tablets hitting the market Even more tips and tricks to help you design, develop, and test applications for different devices A new appendix full of Eclipse tips and tricks This book is an indispensable resource for every member of the Android development team: software developers with all levels of mobile experience, team leaders and project managers, testers and QA specialists, software architects, and even marketers.