Android: Programming for Developers by John Horton,Helder Vasconcelos,Raul Portales

By John Horton,Helder Vasconcelos,Raul Portales

Develop your personal responsive, reactive, and ready-to-deploy Android applications

About This Book

  • Kick-start your Android programming profession or simply celebrate publishing apps to the Google Play marketplace
  • Explore the high-level Android asynchronous constructs to be had at the Android SDK
  • Learn the internals of a video game engine via construction one

Who This ebook Is For

If you're an iOS developer or the other developer/programmer and also you are looking to try out your palms on constructing functions at the Android platform, this path is for you. No earlier programming event is required as this path will advisor you correct from the start to the complex thoughts of Android programming.

What you'll Learn

  • Mastering the basics of coding Java for Android
  • Installing and establishing your Android improvement environment
  • Building sensible consumer interfaces with the Android Studio visible designer
  • Adding consumer interplay, info captures, sound, and animation in your apps
  • Managing your apps' information utilizing the integrated Android SQLite database
  • Getting accustomed to the android method version and low-level concurrent constructs brought via the Android SDK
  • Interacting with close by units over Bluetooth and WiFi communications channels
  • Creating and composing initiatives with RxJava to execute advanced asynchronous paintings in a predictable way
  • Handling consumer inputs, from digital joysticks to gamepads
  • Implementing collision detection utilizing various options and realize how you can optimize it for advanced games
  • Building, deploying, and publishing actual Android functions to the Google Play marketplace

In Detail

Android is the most well-liked OS on the planet. there are thousands of units getting access to tens of hundreds of thousands of functions. it's many people's access element into the realm of expertise. The Android: Programming for builders direction will take you on a trip to develop into an effective Android programmer by means of completely figuring out the main innovations of Android programming and strengthen market-ready applications.

The direction starts with aiding you create Android purposes from scratch. the 1st module, Android Programming for newbies, introduces you to the entire primary thoughts of programming in an Android context, from the Java fundamentals to operating with the Android API. on the finishing touch of this module, you can be able to begin construction your personal customized purposes in Android and Java.

After getting conversant in the fundamental programming suggestions, the second one module, Asynchronous Android Programming, indicates you ways to make your functions extra trustworthy. this may be completed utilizing high-level and complex asynchronous concepts and ideas. via this module, you'll discover ways to build scalable and performant purposes to use multi-thread asynchronous techniques.

With a great snatch at the fundamentals, you progress at the ultimate module, gaining knowledge of Android video game improvement. This innovative module might help you learn how to use animations and particle platforms to supply a wealthy event. through the tip of the direction, you'll create attractive, responsive, and reusable UIs by means of making the most of the Android SDK.

Style and approach

The finished direction will run you thru the elemental options for newcomers, circulation directly to the UI layout, educate you video game improvement on Android, and at last make you knowledgeable in program improvement on Android. each one of those facets has been lined in person modules that will help you increase your talents after the of completion of a module and prepare for the next.

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