Are you trying to start a programming career but haven't found the right way in? Do you have a great idea for an app but don't know how to make it a reality? This new and expanded second edition of Android Programming for Beginners will be your companion to create Android Pie applications from scratch. It will introduce you to all the fundamental concepts of programming in an Android context, from Java's basics to work with the Android API. You'll learn how to create applications with a professional-standard UI through fragments and store your user's data with SQLite. Also, you'll see how to make your apps multilingual, draw to the screen with a finger, and work with graphics, sound, and animations too.
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- Lifetime access to eBook with 766 pages
- Learn how Java & Android work together
- Set up your development environment, Android Studio
- Know about the Java Development Kit (JDK), the Android Application Programming Interface (API), & how to use them through Android Studio
- Build your very first Android app
- Deploy the app on an Android emulator
- Run your app on an Android emulator & a real device
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Founded in 2004 in Birmingham, UK, Packt's mission is to help the world put software to work in new ways, through the delivery of effective learning and information services to IT professionals. Working towards that vision, Packt has published over 6,500 books and videos so far, providing IT professionals with the actionable knowledge they need to get the job done - whether that's specific learning on an emerging technology or optimizing key skills in more established tools.
John Horton is a programming and gaming enthusiast based in the UK. He has a passion for writing apps, games, books, and blog articles. He is the founder of Game Code School.