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Migrating to Android for iOS Developers

Migrating to Android for iOS Developers

By: Sean Liao

Publisher: Apress

Publication Date: 20-JUL-2014

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Migrating to Android for iOS Developers gives you—as an experienced native iOS app developer—the skills to learn native Android apps development from scratch. Starting with preparing your Android integrated development environment and introducing just enough Android application framework fundamentals, you'll understand how to create a simple but meaningful HelloAndroid project immediately. This book provides the guidelines and tutorial projects to show you how to translate your existing iOS app to the Android platform. You'll use your mobile app knowledge to structure your Android apps...

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Near Field Communication with Android Cookbook

Near Field Communication with Android Cookbook

By: Vitor Subtil

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 13-JUN-2014

Insert Date: 17-JUN-2014

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Discover the endless possibilities of using Android NFC capabilities to enhance your apps over 50 practical recipes Practical and real-life examples showing how and where NFC can be used Discover how to exploit NFC capabilities to enhance your apps to easily share and interact with the world Learn how to extend cross-device content sharing by taking advantage of Android Beam's capabilities In Detail Near Field Communication, or simply NFC, is an emerging technology with endless applicability. Its low battery consumption and simplicity are the keys to its success. Near...

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Advanced Android Application Development, Fourth Edition

Advanced Android Application Development, Fourth Edition

By: Joseph Annuzzi Jr.; Lauren Darcey; Shane Conder

Publisher: Addison-Wesley Professional

Publication Date: 14-NOV-2014

Insert Date: 14-JUN-2014

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This is the Rough Cut version of the printed book. Android Wireless Application Development has earned a reputation as the most useful real-world guide to building robust, commercial-grade Android apps. This is the next edition of Android Wireless Application Development, Volume II. Advanced Android Application Development, Fourth Edition, is the definitive guide to advanced commercial-grade Android development, updated for the latest Android SDK (KitKat). The book serves as a reference for the Android API. Advanced Android development topics are organized and presented in a clear and...

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Pro Android UI

Pro Android UI

By: Wallace Jackson

Publisher: Apress

Publication Date: 16-FEB-2014

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If you're an Android application developer, chances are you're using fixed, scrolling, swipe-able, and other cutting-edge custom UI Designs in your Android development projects. These UI Design approaches as well as other Android ViewGroup UI layout containers are the bread and butter of Pro Android User Interface (UI) design and Android User Experience (UX) design and development. Using a top down approach, Pro Android UI shows you how to design and develop the best user interface for your app, while taking into account the varying device form factors in the increasingly fragmented...

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Unboxing Android USB: A hands on approach with real world examples

Unboxing Android USB: A hands on approach with real world examples

By: Rajaram Regupathy

Publisher: Apress

Publication Date: 18-MAY-2014

Insert Date: 23-MAY-2014

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Unboxing Android USB focuses on apps that use USB. This book covers everything starting from simple tasks like managing media with USB to complex tasks like Android ADB and developing application which exploit the potential of USB framework. With use cases that help developers build real world apps in real-time utilizing the advanced features of USB framework Unboxing Android USB tries to cover every single aspect of the app development cycle in totality. Unboxing Android USB helps you learn newly introduced android open accessory protocol with unique examples such as using USB...

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Learning Pentesting for Android Devices

Learning Pentesting for Android Devices

By: Aditya Gupta

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 26-MAR-2014

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A practical guide to learning penetration testing for Android devices and applications Explore the security vulnerabilities in Android applications and exploit them Venture into the world of Android forensics and get control of devices using exploits Hands-on approach covers security vulnerabilities in Android using methods such as Traffic Analysis, SQLite vulnerabilities, and Content Providers Leakage In Detail Android is the most popular mobile smartphone operating system at present, with over a million applications. Every day hundreds of applications are published to...

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Android™ How to Program, Second Edition

Android™ How to Program, Second Edition

By: Paul Deitel; Harvey Deitel; Abbey Deitel

Publisher: Prentice Hall

Publication Date: 10-JAN-2014

Insert Date: 28-MAR-2014

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Android How to Program, Second Edition provides a clear and entertaining App-driven introduction to Android 4.3 and 4.4 development for both introductory- and intermediate-level programming courses. It also serves as a great reference and tutorial to learn Android programming. The Deitels' App-driven Approach is simply the best way to master Android programming! The Deitels teach Android programming through seven complete, working Android Apps in the print book and more online. Each chapter presents new concepts through a single App. The authors first provide an introduction to the app,...

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Learning MIT App Inventor: A Hands-On Guide to Building Your Own Android Apps

Learning MIT App Inventor: A Hands-On Guide to Building Your Own Android Apps

By: Derek Walter; Mark Sherman

Publisher: Addison-Wesley Professional

Publication Date: 29-NOV-2014

Insert Date: 28-MAR-2014

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This is the Rough Cut version of the printed book. With MIT's App Inventor 2, anyone can build complete, working Android apps -- without writing code! This is a complete tutorial that will help you make the most of App Inventor 2, even if you have absolutely no programming experience. Unlike books focused on the obsolete Google version, Learning MIT App Inventor is written from the ground up for today's dramatically improved MIT version of App Inventor. Step by step, mobile expert and instructional specialist Derek Walter guides you through every App Inventor 2 task and feature in plain,...

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Learn Java for Android Development, Third Edition

Learn Java for Android Development, Third Edition

By: Jeff Friesen

Publisher: Apress

Publication Date: 24-FEB-2014

Insert Date: 11-MAR-2014

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Learn Java for Android Development, Third Edition, is an update of a strong selling book that now includes a primer on Android app development (in Chapter 1 and Appendix C, which is distributed in the book's code archive). This book teaches programmers the essential Java language skills necessary for effectively picking up and using the new Android SDK platform to build mobile, embedded, and even PC apps, especially game apps. Android development is hot, and many programmers are interested in joining the fun. However, because this technology is based on Java, you should first obtain a...

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Android Recipes: A Problem-Solution Approach, Third Edition

Android Recipes: A Problem-Solution Approach, Third Edition

By: Dave Smith; Jeff Friesen

Publisher: Apress

Publication Date: 04-FEB-2014

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Android continues to be one of the leading mobile OS and development platforms driving today's mobile innovations and the apps ecosystem. Android appears complex, but offers a variety of organized development kits to those coming into Android with differing programming language skill sets. Android Recipes: A Problem-Solution Approach, Third Edition offers more than 100 down-to-earth code recipes, and guides you step-by-step through a wide range of useful topics using complete and real-world working code examples. It's updated to include the KitKat Android 4.4 SDK as well as earlier...

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Android 4.4, 3rd Edition

Android 4.4, 3rd Edition

By: Arno Becke; Marcus Pant

Publisher: dpunkt

Publication Date: 19-FEB-2014

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Java-erfahrene Leser lernen in diesem Buch, professionelle und sichere Apps für Android-Smartphones und -Tablets zu entwickeln.Nach einer Einführung in die grundlegenden Konzepte und Elemente von Android lernt der Leser anhand eines durchgängigen Beispiels Schritt für Schritt, eine mobile Anwendung zu entwickeln. Ein eigener Teil des Buches beschäftigt sich speziell mit der Programmierung für Tablets.Die 3. Auflage wurde komplett auf Android 4.4 aktualisiert und um neue Themen erweitert, u.a. Tablet-Programmierung, Android Studio mit Gradle und Zugriff auf Sensoren....

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Introduction to Android Application Development

Introduction to Android Application Development

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Publisher: Brainy Software

Publication Date: 21-JAN-2014

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Android is the most popular mobile platform today, and this book is a gentle introduction to Android programming. You will learn how to create applications and use the Android APIs in the examples that accompany this book. ...

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Learning Android Intents

Learning Android Intents

By: Muhammad Usama bin Aftab; Wajahat Karim

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 23-JAN-2014

Insert Date: 28-JAN-2014

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Explore and apply the power of intents in Android application development Understand Android Intents to make application development quicker and easier Categorize and implement various kinds of Intents in your application Perform data manipulation within Android applications In Detail Android is an emerging technology with loads of apps in the Google Play Market. Till date, it is the biggest marvel in Smartphone technology, propelling a larger number of developers into Android application development. Intent is an essential part of any Android Application and no Android...

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Android. Tworzenie aplikacji w oparciu o HTML, CSS i JavaScript

Android. Tworzenie aplikacji w oparciu o HTML, CSS i JavaScript

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Publisher: Helion

Publication Date: 22-JAN-2014

Insert Date: 24-JAN-2014

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Twórz natywne aplikacje za pomocą standardowych technologii internetowych Jeśli znasz HTML, CSS i JavaScript, jesteś gotowy na tworzenie aplikacji dla Androida. Ten praktyczny podręcznik pomoże Ci wejść w świat aplikacji przeznaczonych dla platformy Android, tworzonych w oparciu o otwarte standardy internetowe - przede wszystkim HTML5 - oraz dodatkowe narzędzia, takie jak choćby PhoneGap.</p><p>Dowiesz się, jak budować aplikacje internetowe i jak wykorzystać bezpłatny framework Adobe PhoneGap do przekonwertowania ich na natywne aplikacje dla Androida. Na własnej skórze przekonasz się, że tak...

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Android on x86: An Introduction to Optimizing for Intel® Architecture

Android on x86: An Introduction to Optimizing for Intel® Architecture

By: Iggy Krajci; Darren Cummings

Publisher: Apress

Publication Date: 05-JAN-2014

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Android on x86: an Introduction to Optimizing for Intel® Architecture serves two main purposes. First, it makes the case for adapting your applications onto Intel's x86 architecture, including discussions of the business potential, the changing landscape of the Android marketplace, and the unique challenges and opportunities that arise from x86 devices. The fundamental idea is that extending your applications to support x86 or creating new ones is not difficult, but it is imperative to know all of the technicalities. This book is dedicated to providing you with an awareness of these...

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Android Best Practices

Android Best Practices

By: Godfrey Nolan; Onur Cinar; David Truxall

Publisher: Apress

Publication Date: 26-DEC-2013

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Android Best Practices by Godfrey Nolan shows you how to make your Android apps stand out from the crowd with great reviews. Why settle for just making any Android app? Build a brilliant Android app instead that lets your users praise it for ease of use, better performance, and more. Using a series of example apps which gradually evolve throughout this book, Android Best Practices brings together current Android best practices from user interface (UI)/user experience (UX) design, test-driven development (TDD), and design patterns (e.g., MVC) to help you take your app to the next...

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Efficient Android Threading

Efficient Android Threading

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Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 10-JUN-2014

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Multithreading is essential if you want to create an Android app with a great user experience, but how do you know which techniques can help solve your problem? This practical book describes many asynchronous mechanisms available in the Android SDK, and provides guidelines for selecting the ones most appropriate for the app you’re building....

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Xamarin Mobile Application Development for Android

Xamarin Mobile Application Development for Android

By: Mark Reynolds

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 14-JAN-2014

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Learn to develop full featured Android apps using your existing C# skills with Xamarin.Android Gain an understanding of both the Android and Xamarin platforms Build a working multi-view Android app incrementally throughout the book Work with device capabilities such as location sensors and the camera In Detail Technology trends come and go, but few have generated the excitement, momentum, or long-term impact that mobile computing has. Mobile computing impacts people’s lives at work and at home on a daily basis. Many companies and individual developers are looking to...

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Learning Android, 2nd Edition

Learning Android, 2nd Edition

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Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 17-JAN-2014

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Want to build apps for Android devices? This book is the perfect way to master the fundamentals. Written by experts who have taught this mobile platform to hundreds of developers in large organizations and startups alike, this gentle introduction shows experienced object-oriented programmers how to use Android’s basic building blocks to create user interfaces, store data, connect to the network, and more....

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Android Game Recipes: A Problem-Solution Approach

Android Game Recipes: A Problem-Solution Approach

By: J. F. DiMarzio

Publisher: Apress

Publication Date: 02-DEC-2013

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Android game apps are typically the most popular type of Android apps in the various Google Play, Amazon Appstore and other Android app stores. So, beyond the Android game tutorials out there, what about a day-to-day handy and complete code reference for Android game developers? Android Game Recipes is your first, reliable game coding reference for today's Android game apps. This book provides easy to follow real world game code problems and solutions, including source code. This book covers code recipe solutions that are common to 2D game development problems such as designing a...