Chapters also cover advanced features of Android Studio such as App Links, Dynamic Feature Modules, the Android Studio Profiler and Gradle build configuration. Learn how to make Android development much faster using a variety of Kotlin features, from basics to advanced, to write better quality code. Basic knowledge of Kotlin is assumed, but you do not need any familiarity with Android development. It demonstrates how common examples that are typical for Android development, can be simplified using Kotlin. This book discusses Kotlin features in context of Android development.
Networking: Learn how to access resouces on the internet and handle networked responses. Learn about the usage of third-party libraries for loading of data Automate your build process with continuous integration tools Who this book is for If you are completely new to Kotlin or the Android platform and need to publish Android applications for fun or for business purposes, but you have no clue where to start, then this book is for you. You could, however, take a first read to get a broad idea and then dive into practice. Start building your own Android app today! You could, however, take a first read to get a broad idea and then dive into practice. You will learn how certain tasks can be achieved in simpler ways thanks to Kotlin.
This site is like a library, you could find million book here by using search form widget. Android Apprentice takes a different approach. If you want to be a good candidate for new Android opportunities, Kotlin is becoming a new need most companies will ask for. We'll also show you how to integrate Kotlin into any existing Android project. Beginning with the basics, this book provides an outline of the steps necessary to set up an Android development and testing environment followed by an introduction to programming in Kotlin including data types, flow control, functions, lambdas and object-oriented programming. Our choice of Kotlin reaffirms our commitment to an open developer ecosystem as we evolve and grow the Android platform, and we are excited to see the language evolve.
You will also be introduced to other app distribution channels such as Amazon App Store. Who This Book Is For This book is for anyone interested in writing mobile apps for Android. Kotlin programming knowledge is a must. Who This Book Is For This book is for anyone interested in writing mobile apps for Android. Follow me on , or. He has been passionate about Kotlin since its early beta release. Building Android apps using Java requires a lot of boilerplate and ceremonial code.
After reading and using this book, you'll have a foundation to take away and apply to your own Kotlin-based Android app development. Material Design: Make sure your apps conform to modern best practices by using Google's standards of Material Design And much, much more! Professional Android, 4th Edition shows developers how to leverage the latest features of Android to create robust and compelling mobile apps. Chapters also cover advanced features of Android Studio such as App Links, Instant Apps, the Android Studio Profiler and Gradle build configuration. We'll introduce you to basic Android concepts and offer guidance from the first steps to the final project. With Google having announced their support for Kotlin as a first-class language for writing Android apps, now's the time learn how to create apps from scratch with Kotlin Kotlin Programming By Example takes you through. I'll be stopping to explain the most interesting concepts and ideas about Kotlin, comparing it with Java 7.
This book will teach you the key Kotlin skills and techniques important for creating your very own Android apps. The next module dives deeper into the building blocks of Kotlin, such as functions, classes, and function types. Uniquely amongst the major publishers, we seek to develop and publish the broadest range of learning and information products on each technology. It is a concise, safe, interoperable, and tool-friendly language. We continue by exploring all the features of Kotlin language that make the language better alternative to Java.
Kotlin is a language that helps developers build amazing Android applications in an easy and effective way. The idea is to learn the language by example, instead of following a typical structure. You will be ready to start your own adventure with Android development with Kotlin. I'll be solving many of the typical problems we have to face in our daily lives by making use of the language expressiveness and some other really interesting tools and libraries. More advanced topics such as intents are also covered, as are touch screen handling, gesture recognition, camera access and the playback and recording of both video and audio.
But this comes with other responsibilities. Want to learn how to make Android apps with Kotlin? This new and expanded second edition of Android Programming for Beginners will be your companion to create Android Pie applications from scratch. Chapters also cover advanced features of Android Studio such as App Links, Instant Apps, the Android Studio Profiler and Gradle build configuration. The book will show you how to set up the environment, and the difficulty level will grow steadily with the applications covered in the upcoming chapters. This edition of the book also covers printing, transitions and cloud-based file storage. It covers Kotlin's basic programming concepts such as functions, lambdas, properties, object-oriented code, safety aspects and type parameterization, testing, and concurrency, and helps you write Kotlin code to production.
By the end of this book, you'll be ready to start building your own custom applications in Android and Java. Communication: Design separate Activites and communicate and send data between them using Intents. You will get to know and understand most important Kotlin features, and how they can be used. The book is divided in three modules that show the power of Kotlin and teach you how to use it properly. This book covers the various aspects of a modern Android app that professionals are expected to encounter. What You Will Learn Understand the basics of Android development with Kotlin Get to know the key concepts in Android development See how to create modern mobile applications for the Android platform Adjust your application's look and feel Know how to persist and share application database Work with Services and other concurrency mechanisms Write effective tests Migrate an existing Java-based project to Kotlin In Detail Kotlin is a programming language intended to be a better Java, and it's designed to be usable and readable across large teams with different levels of knowledge. Topics Covered in Android Apprentice Getting Started: Learn how to set up Android Studio and the Android Emulator.