A Programmer's Guide by J.F. DiMarzio

By J.F. DiMarzio

Master the Android cellular improvement platform

Build compelling Java-based cellular functions utilizing the Android SDK and the Eclipse open-source software program improvement platform. Android: A Programmer's Guide exhibits you, step by step, the right way to obtain and organize all the worthwhile instruments, construct and track dynamic Android courses, and debug your effects. detect the way to supply internet and chat services, have interaction with the telephone dialer and GPS units, and entry the most recent Google prone. you will additionally the right way to create customized content material prone and database-enable your purposes utilizing SQLite.

  • set up and configure Java, Eclipse, and Android plugin
  • Create Android initiatives from the Eclipse UI or command line
  • Integrate websites, photos, galleries, and sounds
  • Deploy menus, development bars, and auto-complete functions
  • Trigger activities utilizing Android Intents, Filters, and Receivers
  • Implement GPS, Google Maps, Google Earth, and GTalk
  • construct interactive SQLite databases, calendars, and notepads
  • attempt purposes utilizing the Android Emulator and Debug Bridge

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However, it does a good job as a demonstration tool to show what is possible with a relatively small amount of code. Skeleton App Skeleton App, shown next, is an application shell. This is more of a base application that demonstrates a couple of different application features, such as fonts, buttons, images, and forms. If you are going to run Skeleton App by itself, you really are not going to get much 43 44 Android: A Programmer’s Guide out of it. You will be better served by referring to Skeleton App as a resource for how to implement specific items.

To select a different location, click Browse and navigate to it. 19 20 Android: A Programmer’s Guide I recommend that you also check the check box that defaults all of your projects to the specified workspace. By checking this box, you will have one less thing to worry about when creating new projects and you will always know in what directory structure to find your source files. In this book, sometimes you will be navigating to the project files to work on them outside of the Android development environment, so knowing exactly where they are will be helpful.

Chapter 4: Exploring the Android SDK CAUTION As you are navigating the Android SDK, you may think some pages are mislinked or missing, because the right side of the screen may be blank when you click some links. However, if you scroll down you will see that the pages are just misaligned. In working with the Android SDK, I have found that there are sections of the documentation that I refer to more than others. For me, the most valuable segments of the Android SDK documentation are as follows (as they appear in the navigation bar): ● ● Reference Information ● Class Index ● List of Permissions ● List of Resource Types FAQs ● Troubleshooting The Troubleshooting subsection of the documentation will be especially helpful as you are starting out.

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