Android Recipes

A Problem-Solution Approach for Android 5.0

  • Authors
  • Dave Smith

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxviii
  2. Dave Smith
    Pages 1-88
  3. Dave Smith
    Pages 89-198
  4. Dave Smith
    Pages 199-288
  5. Dave Smith
    Pages 391-470
  6. Dave Smith
    Pages 471-612
  7. Dave Smith
    Pages 613-687
  8. Back Matter
    Pages 737-750

About this book


Android Recipes, Fourth Edition offers more than 100 down-to-earth code recipes, and guides you step-by-step through a wide range of useful topics using complete and real-world working code examples. This book is updated to include the Android 5.0 SDK, as well as earlier releases.

Instead of abstract descriptions of complex concepts, in Android Recipes, you'll find live code examples. When you start a new project you can consider copying and pasting the code and configuration files from this book and then modifying them for your own customization needs.

Crammed with insightful instruction and helpful examples, this fourth edition of Android Recipes is your guide to writing apps for one of today’s hottest mobile platforms. It offers pragmatic advice that will help you get the job done quickly and well. This can save you a great deal of work over creating a project from scratch!

Android continues to be one of the leading mobile OS and development platforms driving today's mobile innovations and the apps ecosystem. Android appears complex, but offers a variety of organized development kits to those coming into Android with differing programming language skill sets.

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