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Intro to Android Application Development LiveLessons (Video Training)

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Intro to Android Application Development LiveLessons (Video Training)

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Lesson 1

Part 1: Introduction, Downloadable Version

This  lesson introduces the Android platform, providing background information about the architecture and the philosophy behind the design of Android.

Duration: 00:08:29  File Size: 8 MB

Lesson 2

Part 2: Getting Started and Understanding the Project, Downloadable Version

This  lesson discusses system requirements, installing and importing the SDK, and demonstrates how to build a simple application using the Android Eclipse plug-in. It also provides an overview to working with the Manifest and Resources, as well as binding with Java.

Duration: 00:19:57  File Size: 46 MB

Lesson 3

Part 3:Application Flow and Intents and Basic Layouts, Downloadable Version: What was all that stuff that Eclipse created?

This lesson shows viewers how to give an application depth using Applications, Activities, and Intents and Basic Layouts.

Duration: 00:22:34  File Size: 75 MB

Lesson 4

Part 4: Understanding Layouts, Downloadable Version: Because we want to have application depth

This  lesson shows viewers how to work with basic widgets and describes the three different Container Views -- Linear, Relative, and Frame.

Duration: 00:18:21  File Size: 41 MB

Lesson 5

Part 5: Adding Menus, Downloadable Version

This  lesson shows viewers how to add Options and Context menus and discusses Menu XML.

Duration: 00:23:12  File Size: 57 MB

Lesson 6

Part 6: Talking to the Network, Providing Content and Services, Downloadable Version

This lesson shows viewers how to add an HTTP thread, parse XML, and add spinners, notifications, and error handling. It also demonstrates how to share media using an Intent, as well as how to build a content provider and attach to a list.

Duration: 00:21:15  File Size: 242 MB

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  • Copyright 2011
  • Edition: 1st
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  • ISBN-10: 0-321-67490-1
  • ISBN-13: 978-0-321-67490-6

Mobile application developer Dan Galpin takes you through a streamlined, fast-paced introduction into developing applications for the latest Android platform. Developers will learn how to create a series of simple, functional, Android applications that take advantage of features unique to the Android platform. It details aspects of handling application resources, creating Android user interfaces, networking, and important concepts such as application lifecycle, interoperation, and multithreading. The target audience for the video is developers familiar with the Java programming language, but who may not have previous experience with mobile development.

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