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Android 3.0 Animations by Alex Shaw

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Time for action—the funky stick man

In a recent survey of Android users, 90 percent of those who were asked said that they were very happy with the Android platform except for the fact that their phone did not contain an animation of a dancing stick man.

Right now, we are going to make this killer app, using a stick figure prepared by the legendary stick figure artist Alexandro Del Shaw.

  1. Create a new Android project with the following settings:
    • Project name:Funky Stick Man
    • Build Target:Android 3.0
    • Application name:Funky Stick Man
    • Package name:com.packt.animation.funky
    • Create Activity:FunkyActivity
  2. Now, let's get some Drawables to work with. Drawable is a generic interface for anything on Android that is used for drawing graphics to the screen. In this ...

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