Laird Dornin is a mobile development architect with extensive
experience in Java, Android, J2ME, SavaJe, and the webkit browser
library. He was a member of the J2SE development team at Sun
Microsystems specializing in java.rmi and Jini technology. Laird is
currently a Senior Engineer at a major wireless carrier, where he
provides Android architectural guidance and Network API support to
members of the carrier's developer community.
"This book is great for reading from cover to cover as well as using it as a reference. I plan on keeping this book by my side. This book is for anyone looking to get into Android programming or anyone looking for direction on building Android applications with the latest APIs, tools, and best practices."
--Tad Anderson, Real World Software Architecture