by Ian F. Darwin
Publisher: O'Reilly Media 2011
If you're ready to jump in and build a working Android app, this book has all of the practical recipes you need to get the job done. You'll work with the user interface, multitouch, location-aware apps, web services, device features -- such as the camera, accelerometer, and GPS -- and a lot more, including steps to package your app for sale in the Android Market.
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The book prepares you to take the exam for the Associate Android Developer Certification. You learn basic Android programming concepts and build a variety of apps, starting with Hello World and working your way up to apps that use loaders.
Contents: Getting started; Android Studio; TextView; Layouts; ViewPager; Design Patterns; Material Design; Data Binding Library; FileIO with Android; Camera and Gallery; Dialog; Notifications; AlarmManager; Interfaces; Location; and much more.
by Neil Smyth - Techotopia
The goal of this book is to teach the skills necessary to develop Android based applications using the Eclipse Integrated Development Environment (IDE) and the Android 4.2 Software Development Kit (SDK). Some Java programming experience is assumed.
by Wei-Meng Lee - Wrox
Unique recipes that you can apply in order to solve the most commonly encountered problems in Android programming. This reference features a task description, followed by the solution available, and a standalone project that illustrates the recipe.