A full-color introduction to Android tablet development
The new release of Android 3 brings the full power of Android totablet computing! This hands-on guide offers first-time and newAndroid programmers a fast-paced introduction to developing tabletapplications using the new Android release. Veteran author Wei-MengLee begins by explaining how to install the necessary tools andwrite the customary "hello world" application. He then quicklymoves on to cover the various components of an Android tabletapplication. You'll quickly get up to speed with Android 3 as youbuild a selection of sample tablet projects that will help you tosuccessfully develop your own Android tablet applications.
Beginning Android Tablet ApplicationDevelopment:
Builds a versatile Android UI using fragments to dynamicallypopulate activities
Displays commonly used functions using Action Bar items
Examines the Android user interface and helps you gain anunderstanding of the components of a screen
Shows how to create location-based services applications
Details how to build a location-monitoring application
Helps you create a sample application and walks you through thesteps of publishing your app on the Android market
Discusses using Eclipse for Android development and using theAndroid simulator
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