INTRODUCTION xiii PART I: QUICK TOUR OF ANDROID 3 FOR TABLETS. CHAPTER 1: GETTING STARTED WITH ANDROID PROGRAMMING FOR TABLETS 3 CHAPTER 2: COMPONENTS OF AN ANDROID TABLET APPLICATION 29 CHAPTER 3: ANDROID USER INTERFACE 65 PART II: PROJECTS. CHAPTER 4: CREATING LOCATION-BASED SERVICES APPLICATIONS 109 CHAPTER 5: SMS MESSAGING AND NETWORKING 151 CHAPTER 6: PUBLISHING ANDROID APPLICATIONS 205 PART III: APPENDICES. APPENDIX A: USING ECLIPSE FOR ANDROID DEVELOPMENT 229 APPENDIX B: USING THE ANDROID EMULATOR 243 APPENDIX C: ANSWERS TO EXERCISES 259 INDEX 263
Wei-Meng Lee is a technologist and founder of Developer Learning Solutions (www.learn2develop.net), a technology company that specializes in hands-on training in the latest Microsoft and Apple technologies. He writes extensively for online publications and magazines and is the author of Beginning iOS 4 Application Development, Beginning Android Application Development, and many other technology books and articles.
'A decent book for beginners. It handles all the views and basics, even getting eclipse up and running and publishing apps to the marketplace.' (blog.umito.nl, April 2012)