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Author Jackson, Wallace, author.

Title Android apps for absolute beginners : covering Android 7 / Wallace Jackson.

Publication Info. Lompoc, California : Apress, [2017]
New York, NY : Springer Science-Business Media New York, [2017]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 DeKalb PL Adult Non-Fiction - DKLY-12  005.25 JAC    AVAILABLE
Edition Fourth edition.
Description xxvii, 484 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series For professionals by professionals
Books for professionals by professionals.
Note Includes index.
Contents An introduction to Android 7.0 Nougat -- Setting up an Android Studio Development System -- An introduction to the Android Studio integrated development environment -- Introduction to XML: defining Android apps, UI design, and constants -- Introduction to Java: objects, methods, classes, and interfaces -- Android user interface design: using activity, view and viewgroup classes -- Making apps interactive: events and intents -- Android design patterns: UI design paradigms -- Android graphic design: making UI designs visual -- Android animation: image and procedural animation -- Digital video: streaming video, mediaplayer, and MediaController classes -- Digital audio: sequencing audio using SoundPool -- Android services and threads: background processing -- Android content providers: datastore concepts.
Summary Get your first Android apps up and running with the help of plain English and practical examples. If you have a great idea for an Android app, but have never programmed before, then this book is for you. "Android apps for absolute beginners" cuts through the fog of jargon and mystery that surrounds Android app development, and gives you simple, step-by-step instructions to get you started.
Subject Android (Electronic resource)
Application software -- Development.
Application software -- Design.
ISBN 9781484222676 (paperback)
1484222679 (paperback)

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