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Learn Android Studio 3

Efficient Android App Development


Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xviii
  2. Ted Hagos
    Pages 1-4
  3. Ted Hagos
    Pages 5-17
  4. Ted Hagos
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  5. Ted Hagos
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  6. Ted Hagos
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  7. Ted Hagos
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  8. Ted Hagos
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  9. Ted Hagos
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  10. Ted Hagos
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  11. Ted Hagos
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  12. Ted Hagos
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  13. Back Matter
    Pages 213-260

About this book


Build Android apps using the popular and efficient Android Studio 3 suite of tools, an integrated development environment (IDE) for Android developers using Java APIs. With this book, you’ll learn the latest and most productive tools in the Android tools ecosystem, ensuring quick Android app development and minimal effort on your part. 
Along the way, you’ll use Android Studio to develop Java-based Android apps, tier by tier through practical examples. These examples cover core Android topics such as notifications and toast; intents and broadcast receivers; and services. Then, you’ll learn how to publish your apps and sell them online and in the Google Play store. 

You will:
  • Use Android Studio 3 to quickly and confidently build your first Android apps
  • Build an Android user interface using activities and layouts, event handling, images, menus and the action bar
  • Incorporate new elements including fragments
  • Integrate data with data persistence 
  • Access the cloud 


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Authors and affiliations

  1. 1.ManilaPhilippines

About the authors

Ted Hagos is currently heading the software development group of a Dublin-based software development company. He is a certified Java programmer and enterprise architect. He has over 15 years of software development experience, and many years of experience in corporate training. He held a post as instructor in IBM Advanced Career Education, Ateneo ITI and Asia Pacific College, and has trained hundreds of programmers in various languages and platforms.

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