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Head First Android Development
A Brain-Friendly Guide
Dawn Griffiths - Aug 19, 2017 (first published in 2011)
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What will you learn from this book?If you have an idea for a killer Android app, this fully revised and updated edition will help you build your first working application in a jiffy. You'll learn hands-on how to structure your app, design flexible and interactive interfaces, run services in the background, make your app work on various smartphones ...
Android Programming
The Big Nerd Ranch Guide (3rd Edition) (Big Nerd Ranch Guides)
Bill Phillips - Feb 09, 2017 (first published in 2012)
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Android Programming: The Big Nerd Ranch Guide is an introductory Android book for programmers with Java experience. Based on Big Nerd Ranch s popular Android bootcamps, this guide will lead you through the wilderness using hands-on example apps combined with clear explanations of key concepts and APIs. This book focuses on practical techniques for...
Android Programming
Pushing the Limits
Erik Hellman - Nov 04, 2013
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Unleash the power of the Android OS and build the kinds of brilliant, innovative apps users love to useIf you already know your way around the Android OS and can build a simple Android app in under an hour, this book is for you. If you're itching to see just how far you can push it and discover what Android is really capable of, it's for you. And i...
Android Application Development All-in-One For Dummies
Barry Burd - Aug 03, 2015
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Your all-encompassing guide to learning Android app developmentIf you're an aspiring or beginning programmer interested in creating apps for the Android market-which grows in size and downloads every day-this is your comprehensive, one-stop guide. Android Application Development All-in-One For Dummies covers the information you absolutely need to g...
Android Cookbook
Problems and Solutions for Android Developers
Ian F. Darwin - Jun 06, 2017
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Jump in and build working Android apps with the help of more than 230 tested recipes. The second edition of this acclaimed cookbook includes recipes for working with user interfaces, multitouch gestures, location awareness, web services, and specific device features such as the phone, camera, and accelerometer. You also get useful info on packaging...
Android Programming
The Big Nerd Ranch Guide (Big Nerd Ranch Guides)
Bill Phillips - Apr 07, 2013 (first published in 2012)
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Android Programming: The Big Nerd Ranch Guide: is an introductory Android book for programmers with Java experience. Based on Big Nerd Ranch's popular Android Bootcamp course, this guide will lead you through the wilderness using hands-on example apps combined with clear explanations of key concepts and APIs. This book focuses on practical techniq...
Fully updated for Android Studio 3.0 and Android 8, the goal of this book is to teach the skills necessary to develop Android based applications using the Android Studio Integrated Development Environment (IDE), the Android 8 Software Development Kit (SDK) and the Java programming language.Beginning with the basics, this book provides an outline of...
Android App Development For Dummies
Michael Burton - Mar 09, 2015
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The updated edition of the bestselling guide to Android app development If you have ambitions to build an Android app, this hands-on guide gives you everything you need to dig into the development process and turn your great idea into a reality! In this new edition of Android App Development For Dummies , you'll find easy-to-follow access to the la...
Android Programming for Beginners
Build in-depth, full-featured Android 9 Pie apps starting from zero programming experience, 2nd Edition
John Horton - Oct 31, 2018
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Learn all the Java and Android skills you need to start making powerful mobile applications with practical and actionable steps...
Professional Android
Reto Meier - Sep 25, 2018 (first published in 2015)
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The comprehensive developer guide to the latest Android features and capabilities Professional Android, 4th Edition shows developers how to leverage the latest features of Android to create robust and compelling mobile apps. This hands-on approach provides in-depth coverage through a series of projects, each introducing a new Android platform featu...
Android 9 Development Cookbook
Over 100 recipes and solutions to solve the most common problems faced by Android developers, 3rd Edition
Rick Boyer - Oct 19, 2018
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Build feature-rich, reliable Android Pie apps with the help of more than 100 proven industry-standard recipes and strategies Key Features Explore the latest features in Android 9 Pie to make your applications stand out Develop Android Pie applications with the latest mobile technologies, from setup to security Get up to speed with Android Studio 3 ...
Android Programming for Beginners by John Horton
Learning Java by Building Android Games by John Horton
Programming Android by Zigurd Mednieks
Android Design Patterns by Greg Nudelman
The Busy Coder's Guide to Advanced Android Development by Mr. Mark L Murphy
Hello, Android Publisher by Ed Burnette