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Professional Android 2 Application Development

Reto Meier

ISBN: 9788126525898

Price: 599 /576 pages

About book:

Build unique mobile applications with the latest Android SDK

Written by an Android authority, this up-to-date resource shows you how to leverage the features of Android 2 to enhance existing products or create innovative new ones. Serving as a hands-on guide to building mobile apps using Android, the book walks you through a series of sample projects that introduces you to Android’s new features and techniques. Using the explanations and examples included in these pages, you’ll acquire the foundation needed to write compelling mobile applications that use Android, along with the flexibility to quickly adapt to future enhancements.

Professional Android 2 Application Development:

  • Reviews Android as a development platform and¿best practices for mobile development
  • Provides an in-depth look at the Android application components
  • Details creating layouts and Views to produce compelling resolution independent user interfaces
  • Examines Intents and Content Providers for sharing data
  • Introduces techniques for creating map-based applications and using location-based services such as GPS
  • Looks at how to create and use background Services, Notifications, and Alarms
  • Demonstrates how to create interactive homescreen components
  • Explores the Bluetooth, telephony, and networking APIs
  • Examines using hardware, including the camera and sensors such as the compass and accelerometers

Wrox Professional guides are planned and written by working programmers to meet the real-world needs of programmers, developers, and IT professionals. Focused and relevant, they address the issues technology professionals face every day. They provide examples, practical solutions, and expert education in new technologies, all designed to help programmers do a better job.

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Reto Meier is a software developer who has been involved in Android since the initial release in 2007. He is an Android Developer Advocate at Google.

  

Professional Flash Lite Mobile Development

J. G. Anderson

ISBN: 9788126526178

Price: 499 /576 pages

About book:

Discover how to create Flash Lite mobile apps from the ground up

Adobe Flash is an ideal choice for developing rich interactive content for “Flash-enabled” mobile devices; and with this book, you’ll learn how to create unique applications with Flash Lite. Through a series of code samples and extensive example applications, you’ll explore the core concepts, key features, and best practices of the Flash Lite player. Coverage reveals various ways to develop Flash mobile content, create applications with a cross-platform programming framework based on the Model, View and Controller concept, and use a number of open web and device manufacturer service APIs.

Professional Flash Lite Mobile Development:

  • Looks at Adobe Flash Professional and Adobe Device Central, the essential tools used in developing and testing Flash mobile device content
  • Explores object-oriented programming as well as the PureMVC framework
  • Shares techniques for extending the capabilities of mobile devices
  • Provides detailed insight into using audio, video, and images in applications
  • Introduces ways to extend Flash mobile apps beyond the features of the Flash Lite Player
  • Walks you through packaging and distributing complete Flash Lite mobile apps to different mobile platforms

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Jermaine Anderson is a Flash Platform Developer who has developed a wide range of concept mobile applications using Flash Lite. He works for a leading entertainment and communications company, pushing the boundaries of the Adobe Flash Platform on multiple devices.

Other books:

Beginning iPhone SDK Programming with Objective-C

Wei-Meng Lee

ISBN: 9788126525485

Price: 499/552 pages

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Ubuntu Linux Bible: Featuring Ubuntu 10.04 LTS, 3rd Edition

William von Hagen

ISBN: 9788126527182

Price: 699/1224 pages

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Professional Ubuntu Mobile Development

Ian Lawrence, Rodrigo Cesar Lopes Belem

ISBN: 9788126524686

Prices: 399/360 pages

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Wireless and Mobile Networks:Concepts and Protocols
Author : Dr. Sunilkumar S. Manvi,
Mahabaleshwar S. Kakkasageri
ISBN13 : 9788126520695
 

Programming for Mobile and Remote Computers

Author : Dr. G.T.Thampi, Kogent Solution Inc..
ISBN13 : 9789350040140
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