Android Programming Unleashed: Barnes & Noble Special Edition

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Android Programming Unleashed is the most comprehensive guide to best-practice Android smartphone and tablet development with today's powerful new versions of Android: 4.1 (Jelly Bean) and 4.0.3 (Ice Cream Sandwich). Offering the exceptional breadth and depth developers have come to expect from the Unleashed series, it covers everything programmers need to know to develop robust, high-performance Android apps that deliver a superior user experience. Leading developer trainer Bintu Harwani begins with basic UI ...

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Overview

Android Programming Unleashed is the most comprehensive guide to best-practice Android smartphone and tablet development with today's powerful new versions of Android: 4.1 (Jelly Bean) and 4.0.3 (Ice Cream Sandwich). Offering the exceptional breadth and depth developers have come to expect from the Unleashed series, it covers everything programmers need to know to develop robust, high-performance Android apps that deliver a superior user experience. Leading developer trainer Bintu Harwani begins with basic UI controls, then progresses to more advanced topics, finally covering how to develop feature rich Android applications that can access Internet-based services and store data. He illuminates each important SDK component through complete, self-contained code examples that show developers the most effective ways to utilize it. Coverage includes:
• Understanding the modern Android platform
• Utilizing basic widgets
• Working with containers, resources, selection widgets, dialogs, and fragments
• Supporting actions and persistence
• Incorporating menus, ActionBars, content providers, and databases
• Integrating media and animations
• Using web, map, and other services
• Supporting communication via messaging, contacts, and emails
• Publishing Android apps, and more

This special edition includes one bonus chapter and bonus appendices exclusive to the Barnes & Noble edition

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780321897435
  • Publisher: Sams
  • Publication date: 1/4/2013
  • Series: Unleashed Series
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 741
  • Sales rank: 436,041
  • Product dimensions: 7.00 (w) x 9.00 (h) x 1.10 (d)

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

Part I. Fundamentals of Android Development
1. Book Introduction
2. Introduction to Android
3. Basic Widgets

Part II. Android Essential Elements
4. Containers
5. Resources
6. Selection Widgets
7. Dialogs
8. Understanding Fragments

Part III. Action and Persistence
9. Menus
10. Using ActionBars
11. Content Providers
12. Using Database

Part IV. Internet and Entertainment
13. Media and Animation
14. Web and Map
15. Messaging and Contacts
16.. Sending/Receiving Emails
17. Creating and Consuming Services
18. Publishing Android Application

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