May 18, 2024

E book titled “Xamarin Cellular Utility Growth for Android” – Second Version is introduced and is on the market to pre-order. This e-book is predicted to be revealed in September 2015.

If you’re a C# developer who desires to develop Android apps and improve your current ability set, then this e-book is right for you. Good working information of C#, .NET, and object-oriented software program growth is assumed.

Know-how tendencies come and go, however few have generated the thrill, momentum, or long-term influence that cellular computing has. Cellular computing impacts individuals’s lives at work and at dwelling every day. Many corporations and particular person builders wish to change into part of the motion however are not sure the right way to greatest make the most of their current expertise and property. The Xamarin suite of merchandise gives new alternatives to those that have already got a major funding in C# growth expertise and .NET code bases, and wish to enter into this new, thrilling world.

This instance-oriented information gives a sensible strategy to shortly studying the basics of Android app growth utilizing C# and Xamarin.Android. It would lead you thru constructing an Android app step-by-step with steadily rising complexity.

Starting with an summary of the Android and Xamarin platforms to give you a strong understanding of the underlying platform, we regularly stroll by way of the constructing and testing a Factors of Curiosity Android app utilizing C# and the Xamarin.Android product. You’ll be taught to create ListView and add an in depth view to your Android software. You’ll deal with software behaviors on orientation adjustments, earlier than studying the completely different strategies to handle assets and layouts to assist a number of display sizes. You’ll then entry an SQLite database in a cross-platform approach and add location options to your software. Lastly, you’ll add digicam integration to your software and deploy your app to the varied Android app shops.

About This E book

  • Construct and check multi-view Android functions utilizing Xamarin.Android
  • Work with machine capabilities equivalent to location sensors and the digicam
  • A progressive, hands-on information to growing gorgeous Android functions utilizing Xamarin

What You Will Study

  • Construct a multi-view, orientation-aware Android software with navigation
  • Lay out content material utilizing the LinearLayout, RelativeLayout, and TableLayout format managers
  • Use a ListView (AdapterView) and Adapter to construct a view that’s populated from server knowledge
  • Eat REST net service to carry out GET, UPDATE, DELETE operation
  • Use Android SQLite for knowledge persistence and caching
  • Seize the present location of a tool, decide the road handle, and combine with the map app
  • Take a look at, debug, and deploy an Android app