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

By John Horton,Helder Vasconcelos,Raul Portales

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

About This Book

  • Kick-start your Android programming occupation 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 by means of development one

Who This booklet Is For

If you're an iOS developer or the other developer/programmer and also you are looking to attempt your palms on constructing functions at the Android platform, this path is for you. No previous programming adventure is required as this path will advisor you correct from the start to the complicated strategies of Android programming.

What you'll Learn

  • Mastering the basics of coding Java for Android
  • Installing and constructing your Android improvement environment
  • Building practical consumer interfaces with the Android Studio visible designer
  • Adding consumer interplay, facts captures, sound, and animation on your apps
  • Managing your apps' info utilizing the integrated Android SQLite database
  • Getting acquainted with the android method version and low-level concurrent constructs brought through the Android SDK
  • Interacting with within reach units over Bluetooth and WiFi communications channels
  • Creating and composing initiatives with RxJava to execute complicated asynchronous paintings in a predictable way
  • Handling person inputs, from digital joysticks to gamepads
  • Implementing collision detection utilizing varied options and detect the right way to optimize it for advanced games
  • Building, deploying, and publishing actual Android functions to the Google Play marketplace

In Detail

Android is the preferred OS on the planet. there are literally thousands of units getting access to tens of hundreds of thousands of purposes. it truly is many people's access aspect into the realm of know-how. The Android: Programming for builders direction will take you on a trip to develop into a good Android programmer via completely realizing the most important ideas of Android programming and improve market-ready applications.

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

After getting acquainted with the elemental programming options, the second one module, Asynchronous Android Programming, indicates you ways to make your functions extra trustworthy. this can be accomplished utilizing high-level and complex asynchronous recommendations and ideas. via this module, you are going to learn how to build scalable and performant functions to use multi-thread asynchronous techniques.

With a superb snatch at the fundamentals, you progress at the ultimate module, learning Android video game improvement. This innovative module may help you discover ways to use animations and particle platforms to supply a wealthy event. by means of the tip of the path, you are going to create appealing, responsive, and reusable UIs by means of making the most of the Android SDK.

Style and approach

The accomplished path will run you thru the fundamental techniques for newcomers, stream directly to the UI layout, train you video game improvement on Android, and at last make you trained in software improvement on Android. each one of those points has been coated in person modules that can assist you boost your abilities after the final touch of a module and prepare for the next.

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