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Beginning Android Development Learning Path Target Audience: This content is for programmers who are either beginning Android development or are interested in filling any holes in understanding the fundamentals. Learning Objectives: When you have completed this learning path, you will be able to: Become familiar with the tools necessary to develop for Android Understand the Android framework Create complete applications for Android TOPIC: OVERVIEW Introduction to Android features, devices, and the supporting ecosystem. [1 hour] Learning Android, by M. Gargenta, O'Reilly Media, Inc. o o o Section 1.1. Android Overview Section 1.2. History Section 1.3. Android Versions Beginning Android Tablet Application Development, by W.-M. Lee, Wrox o Chapter 1: Getting Started with Android Programming for Tablets TOPIC: DEVELOPER TOOLS Supporting tools needed to develop applications. [1 hour] Programming Android, by Z. Mednieks, et al., O'Reilly Media, Inc. o o o o o Section 1.1. Installing the Android SDK and Prerequisites Section 1.2. Test Drive: Confirm That Your Installation Works Section 1.3. Components of the SDK Section 1.4. Keeping Up-to-Date Section 1.5. Example Code Video: Android App Development and Design: Learn by Video, by Ehrenstein video2brain, Peachpit Press o o Video: Downloading Eclipse, Java, and the Android SDK [02:35] Video: Installing Eclipse, Java, the Android SDK, and ADT [05:08]