Android Programming for Beginners - Second Edition

Android Programming for Beginners - Second Edition

by John Horton


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781789538502
Publisher: Packt Publishing
Publication date: 10/30/2018
Pages: 766
Sales rank: 678,866
Product dimensions: 7.50(w) x 9.25(h) x 1.53(d)

About the Author

John Horton is a programming and gaming enthusiast based in the UK. He has a passion for writing apps, games, books, and blog articles. He is the founder of Game Code School.

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

  1. Beginning Android and Java
  2. First Contact: Java, XML and the UI Designer
  3. Exploring Android Studio and the project structure
  4. Getting Started with layouts and Material Design
  5. Beautiful Layouts with CardView and ScrollView
  6. The Android Lifecycle
  7. Java Variables, Operators and Expressions
  8. Java Decisions, and Loops
  9. Java Methods
  10. Object-Oriented programming
  11. More Object-Oriented Programming
  12. The Stack, the Heap and the Garbage Collector
  13. Anonymous Classes - Bringing Android Widgets to Life
  14. Android Dialog Windows
  15. Arrays, ArrayList, Map and Random Numbers
  16. Adapters and Recyclers
  17. Data Persistence and Sharing
  18. Localization
  19. Animations and Interpolations
  20. Drawing Graphics
  21. Threads, and starting the Live Drawing App
  22. Particle Systems and Handling Screen Touches
  23. Supporting Different Versions of Android, Sound Effects and Spinner Widget
  24. Design Patterns, Multiple Layouts and Fragments
  25. (N.B. Please use the Look Inside option to see further chapters)

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