The Busy Coder’s Guide to Android Development

The Busy Coder’s Guide to Android Development
Author: Mark L. Murphy
Pub Date: 2018
ISBN: 978-0981678009
Pages: 4303
Language: English
Format: PDF/EPUB (ver. 8.13)
Size: 95 Mb


Version 8.13

Do you want current information about how to develop Android apps? This book covers the latest Android Studio version and the latest version of Android, plus all the information you need to get your apps working on older devices. And, with updates coming every couple of months via the Warescription, you will keep up to date.
What’s New in Version 8.13?
For those of you who have read previous editions of this book, here are some of the highlights of what is new in the prose in Version 8.13.
This update:

  • Adds a chapter on hosting slices, plus updates the existing coverage of publishing slices
  • Updates the Android 9.0 appendix for the final release of 9.0, plus extends coverage of the StrictMode callback option added in 9.0
  • Adds a section on using ListAdapter with RecyclerView
  • Updates the material on LeakCanary for version 1.6.1
  • Updates the chapter on Samsung DeX to cover the DeX Pad
  • Updates the chapter on Chrome OS to cover Chrome OS tablets and Chromeboxes (Chrome OS desktop devices)
  • Retires the chapter on embedding a Web server in an Android app
  • Has a slight change to the PDF formatting rules to try to keep images and their preceding paragraphs together
  • Made other bug fixes and minor improvements