Android UI Fundamentals: Develop & Design by Jason Ostrander
There is a Revolution Happening in the Technology Industry. Google's Android mobile operating system is at the forefront of this change, providing a free and open-source platform on which developers can create the next generation of applications and reach a worldwide market.
In this essential book, Android programming expert Jason Ostrander shows you how to create user interfaces for Android applications. From the most basic concepts, such as activities and views, all the way to advanced graphics using RenderScript, this book covers everything you will use to build the UI for your applications.
Jason teaches best practices for creating flexible layouts and gives you tips on how to optimize your Ul for smooth, fluid performance.
This book includes:
Detailed instruction, ample illustrations, and clear examples
Real-world guidance and advice
Insight into best practices from an Android programming expert
Emphasis on building a solid foundation for creating Android user interfaces