Phillips, Bill (Software engineer),

Android programming : the Big Nerd Ranch guide / Bill Phillips, Chris Stewart & Kristin Marsicano. - 3rd edition. - Atlanta, GA : Big Nerd Ranch , 2017. - xxiv, 695 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm. - Big Nerd Ranch guides . - Big Nerd Ranch guides. .

Includes index.

Learning Android -- The necessary tools -- Your first Android application -- Android and Model-View-Controller -- The activity lifecycle -- Debugging Android apps -- Your second activity -- Android SDK versions and compatibility -- UI fragments and the fragment manager -- Displaying lists with RecyclerView -- Creating user interfaces with layouts and widgets -- Using fragment arguments -- Using ViewPager -- Dialogs -- The toolbar -- SQLite databases -- Implicit intents -- Taking pictures with intents -- Two-pane master detail interfaces -- Localization -- Accessibility -- Data binding and MVVM -- Unit testing and audio playback -- Styles and themes -- XML drawables -- More about intents and tasks -- HTTP and background tasks -- Loopers, handlers, and HandlerThread -- Search -- Background services -- Broadcast intents -- Browsing the Web and WebView -- Custom views and touch events -- Property animation -- Locations and Play services -- Maps -- Material design.

This guide takes you on an easy to follow tour of the Android mobile development platform. Chapter by chapter, we'll lead you through the wilderness with hands-on examples. Write and run code every step of the way, starting with simple programs, then enhancing them with sophisticated features.

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Android (Electronic resource)
Android (Electronic resource)


Application software--Development.
Smartphones--Programming.
Computers and IT.
Application software--Development.
Computers and IT.

QA76.76.A65 / P53 2017

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