By Ronan Schwarz,Phil Dutson,James Steele,Nelson To

do you need to start development apps for Android, today’s #1 cellular platform? Are you already development Android apps yet are looking to get well at it? The Android Developer’s Cookbook, moment variation, brings jointly the entire professional counsel and code you’ll need.

This version has been commonly up to date to mirror the opposite Android 4.2.2 releases. You’ll locate all-new chapters on complicated threading and UI improvement, in-app billing, push messages, and local improvement, plus new strategies for every little thing from getting access to NFC to utilizing Google Cloud Messaging.

Proven modular recipes take you from the fundamentals all of the strategy to complicated companies, assisting you to utilize the most recent Android APIs and instruments. The authors’ absolutely up-to-date code samples are designed to function templates to your personal tasks and elements. You’ll research best-practice recommendations for successfully fixing universal difficulties and for warding off pitfalls through the complete improvement lifecycle. assurance includes

  • Organizing Android apps and integrating their actions
  • Working successfully with providers, receivers, and alerts
  • Managing threads, together with complex ideas utilizing AsyncTasks and loaders
  • Building strong, intuitive person interfaces
  • Implementing complex UI gains, together with customized perspectives, animation, accessibility, and massive monitor support
  • Capturing, taking part in, and manipulating media
  • Interacting with SMS, web content, and social networks
  • Storing facts through SQLite and different methods
  • Integrating in-app billing utilizing Google Play services
  • Managing push messaging with C2DM
  • Leveraging new elements and buildings for local Android development
  • Efficiently trying out and debugging with Android’s most recent instruments and methods, together with LINT code analysis


The Android Developer’s Cookbook, moment variation, is all you must jumpstart any Android undertaking, and create high-value, feature-rich apps that sell.


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