Want to get started building applications for Android, the world’s hottest, fast-growing mobile platform? Already building Android applications and want to get better at it? This book brings together all the expert guidance–and code–you’ll need!
Pro Android Games will help you to create the best games for the Android platform. There are plenty of
books out there that tackle this subject, but only this book gives you a unique perspective by showing
you how easy it is to bring native PC games to the platform with minimum effort. This is done using realworld
examples and source code on each chapter. Keep in mind that, before you dig into this book, you
will need a solid foundation in Java and ANSI C. I have made a great effort to explain the most
complicated concepts as clearly and as simply as possible...
Android in Action, Second Edition familiarizes the reader with the Android approach to mobile applications. The Android application framework is thoroughly explained and discussed within the current competitive landscape. Following the release of Android 2.0, this edition has been updated to cover hot topics such as Bluetooth integration, web development strategies, AppWidget framework, sensor management, the Android Native Development Kit, and localization.
Android Wireless Application Development has earned a reputation as the most useful real-world guide to building robust, commercial-grade Android apps. Now, authors Lauren Darcey and Shane Conder have systematically revised and updated this guide for the latest Android SDK 4.0.
This is a step-by-step guide that aims to give even a novice Android developer a good grasp of user-interface design, while working through examples, diagrams, and screenshots to showcase the various widgets and tools that the platform makes available.