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Unleash the power of the Android OS and build the kinds of brilliant, innovative apps users love to use

If you already know your way around the Android OS and can build a simple Android app in under an hour, this book is for you. If you’re itching to see just how far you can push it and discover what Android is really capable of, it’s for you. And if you’re ready to learn how to build advanced, intuitive, innovative apps that are a blast to use, this book is definitely for you.

From custom views and advanced multi-touch gestures, to integrating online web services and exploiting the latest geofencing and activity recognition features, ace Android developer, Erik Hellman, delivers expert tips, tricks and little-known techniques for pushing the Android envelope so you can:

Optimize your components for the smoothest user experience possible

  • Optimize your components for the smoothest user experience possible
  • Create your own custom Views
  • Push the boundaries of the Android SDK
  • Master Android Studio and Gradle
  • Make optimal use of the Android audio, video and graphics APIs
  • Program in Text-To-Speech and Speech Recognition
  • Make the most of the new Android maps and location API
  • Use Android connectivity technologies to communicate with remote devices
  • Perform background processing
  • Use Android cryptography APIs
  • Find and safely use hidden Android APIs
  • Cloud-enable your applications with Google Play Services
  • Distribute and sell your applications on Google Play Store

Learn how to unleash the power of Android and transform your apps from good to great in Android Programming: Pushing the Limits.

Synopsis:

Turn your Android app from good to great using this innovative book!

As the world's most popular mobile platform, Google's Android is constantly improving and this latest version is the fastest and smoothest yet. However, despite Android's popularity, few books exist offering the details that Android developers want to know in order to write innovative applications...until now. Pushing the limits of typical Android programming, this ingenious book shows you how to maximize the potential of the Android market. In no time, you'll be writing unique Android applications using these tips, tricks, and techniques!

  • Takes you beyond the standard widgets and shows you how to make them your own custom designs
  • Looks at advanced XML layout, custom views, working offline, background processing, data binding and more
  • Shares invaluable advice for debugging, testing, and deploying
  • Encourages you to push the boundaries of the Android SDK with the featured tips, tricks, and techniques

Android Programming: Pushing the Limits shows you how to unleash the power of Android today!

Synopsis:

Do you want to write applications that millions of users will love? The main thing that sets a good app apart from a great one is an innovative, beautiful, and intuitive user interface.

Android Programming: Pushing the Limits is packed with techniques for experienced developers to push the boundaries of the Android 4.1 SDK. Benefit from tips & tricks for making beautiful applications that delight users with speed and ease of use. Move beyond the standard widgets and learn how to combine them to make your own custom views.

From the content:

  • Immersive user interfaces
  • Advanced XML layout
  • Custom views
  • Talking to the cloud
  • Working offline (data caching, local search index)
  • Background processing
  • Debugging, testing & deploying
  • Data binding
  • Understanding intent
  • Geolocation

    Learn from the experts and truly unleash the power of Android!

  • About the Author

    Erik Hellman is currently working as a senior mobile consultant at Factor10. He previously worked as research engineer and lead software architect at Sony Mobile where he specializes in mobile apps, web technologies, cloud & enterprise services and 3D graphics. Erik is a regular speaker at DroidCon, JFokus, JavaOne and other major developer conferences.

    Table of Contents

    Introduction 1

    Part I Building a Better Foundation 7

    Chapter 1 Fine-Tuning Your Development Environment 9

    Chapter 2 Efficient Java Code for Android 33

    Part II Getting the Most Out of Components 55

    Chapter 3 Components, Manifests, and Resources 57

    Chapter 4 Android User Experience and Interface Design 77

    Chapter 5 Android User Interface Operations 93

    Chapter 6 Services and Background Tasks 111

    Chapter 7 Android IPC 131

    Chapter 8 Mastering BroadcastReceivers and Configuration Changes 151

    Chapter 9 Data Storage and Serialization Techniques 165

    Chapter 10 Writing Automated Tests 191

    Part III Pushing the Limits 205

    Chapter 11 Advanced Audio, Video, and Camera Applications 207

    Chapter 12 Secure Android Applications 231

    Chapter 13 Maps, Location, and Activity APIs 249

    Chapter 14 Native Code and JNI 267

    Chapter 15 The Hidden Android APIs 287

    Chapter 16 Hacking the Android Platform 299

    Chapter 17 Networking, Web Service, and Remote APIs 319

    Chapter 18 Communicating with Remote Devices 349

    Chapter 19 Google Play Services 369

    Chapter 20 Distributing Applications on Google Play Store 389

    Index 403

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    Copyright:
    Series:
    Pushing the Limits
    Publication Date:
    20131209
    Binding:
    TRADE PAPER
    Language:
    English
    Pages:
    432
    Dimensions:
    235 x 187 mm

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    "Synopsis" by , Turn your Android app from good to great using this innovative book!

    As the world's most popular mobile platform, Google's Android is constantly improving and this latest version is the fastest and smoothest yet. However, despite Android's popularity, few books exist offering the details that Android developers want to know in order to write innovative applications...until now. Pushing the limits of typical Android programming, this ingenious book shows you how to maximize the potential of the Android market. In no time, you'll be writing unique Android applications using these tips, tricks, and techniques!

    • Takes you beyond the standard widgets and shows you how to make them your own custom designs
    • Looks at advanced XML layout, custom views, working offline, background processing, data binding and more
    • Shares invaluable advice for debugging, testing, and deploying
    • Encourages you to push the boundaries of the Android SDK with the featured tips, tricks, and techniques

    Android Programming: Pushing the Limits shows you how to unleash the power of Android today!

    "Synopsis" by , Do you want to write applications that millions of users will love? The main thing that sets a good app apart from a great one is an innovative, beautiful, and intuitive user interface.

    Android Programming: Pushing the Limits is packed with techniques for experienced developers to push the boundaries of the Android 4.1 SDK. Benefit from tips & tricks for making beautiful applications that delight users with speed and ease of use. Move beyond the standard widgets and learn how to combine them to make your own custom views.

    From the content:

  • Immersive user interfaces
  • Advanced XML layout
  • Custom views
  • Talking to the cloud
  • Working offline (data caching, local search index)
  • Background processing
  • Debugging, testing & deploying
  • Data binding
  • Understanding intent
  • Geolocation

    Learn from the experts and truly unleash the power of Android!

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