Pro Android (Paperback)

Satya Komatineni, Sayed Hashimi

  • 出版商: Apress
  • 出版日期: 2009-06-25
  • 定價: $1,480
  • 售價: 2.0$299
  • 語言: 英文
  • 頁數: 464
  • 裝訂: Paperback
  • ISBN: 1430215968
  • ISBN-13: 9781430215967
  • 相關分類: Android
  • 立即出貨(限量) (庫存=10)



Pro Android is the first book that includes coverage of the new Google Android 1.5 SDK (including the branch formerly called Cupcake). This essential book covers the fundamentals of building applications for embedded devices thru through to advanced concepts, such as, custom 3D components.

  • Takes a pragmatic approach to developing Google Android applications.
  • Examines the Android Virtual Device; the Input-Method Framework, special development considerations for touch screen vs. keyboard/traditional input, Voice Recognition, and Live Folders,
  • Covers the Android media APIs (Media APIs, WI-FI APIs, etc), including the new simplified OpenGL, improved Media Framework and more.

With Android 1.5 and this book that includes Android 1.5 coverage, developersyou should will be able to build leading edge mobile applications ranging from Games to Google Apps like add-ons to Google Docs and more—no matter the device interface. Extend and run APIs of the new Google Chrome browser/WebOS on G1, G2 and other forthcoming next generation Google Phones and other Android enabled devices and Netbooks.

What you’ll learn

  • What is Android and how to use Android to build Java-based mobile applications for Google Phones with touch screen or keyboard,thanks to Cupcake's inclusion as of Android 1.5.
  • Create applications that run on either or both touch and keyboard screens.
  • How to design and architect a variety of mobile phone and device applications using Google's Android SDK.
  • Build Multimedia and even Game applications using Android's Media APIs, improved Media Framework and Simplified OpenGL.
  • How to use Android's Location Based Services, Networking (WI-FI APIs) and Security.

Who is this book for?

This book is for professional software engineers/programmers looking to move their ideas and applications into the mobile space with Android. The author assumes the reader has a passable understanding of Java. They should be able to write classes and handle basic inheritance structures. This book also targets hobbyist developers looking to get their feet wet in the complex minefield of mobile software.

About the Apress Pro Series

The Apress Pro series books are practical, professional tutorials to keep you on and moving up the professional ladder.

You have gotten the job, now you need to hone your skills in these tough competitive times. The Apress Pro series expands your skills and expertise in exactly the areas you need. Master the content of a Pro book, and you will always be able to get the job done in a professional development project. Written by experts in their field, Pro series books from Apress give you the hard–won solutions to problems you will face in your professional programming career.


《Pro Android》是第一本包含對新的Google Android 1.5 SDK(包括之前稱為Cupcake的分支)的涵蓋的書籍。這本重要的書籍涵蓋了從建立嵌入式設備應用程式的基礎知識到高級概念,例如自定義的3D元件。

該書以務實的方式開發Google Android應用程式。它探討了Android虛擬設備、輸入法框架、觸控螢幕與鍵盤/傳統輸入的特殊開發考慮因素、語音識別和即時資料夾等。此外,它還涵蓋了Android媒體API(媒體API、WI-FI API等),包括新的簡化OpenGL、改進的媒體框架等。

憑藉Android 1.5和這本包含Android 1.5內容的書籍,開發人員將能夠開發領先的移動應用程式,從遊戲到Google應用程式,例如Google Docs的附加功能等,無論設備界面如何。在G1、G2和其他即將推出的下一代Google手機和其他支援Android的設備和網絡本上,擴展並運行新的Google Chrome瀏覽器/WebOS的API。

- 什麼是Android以及如何使用Android為Google手機建立基於Java的應用程式,感謝Cupcake在Android 1.5中的包含。
- 創建適用於觸控和鍵盤螢幕的應用程式。
- 如何使用Google的Android SDK設計和架構各種手機和設備應用程式。
- 使用Android的媒體API、改進的媒體框架和簡化的OpenGL建立多媒體甚至遊戲應用程式。
- 如何使用Android的基於位置的服務、網絡(WI-FI API)和安全性。


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