About this Book

Android in Action, Second Edition is a revision and update of Unlocking Android, published in April 2009. This book doesn’t fit nicely into the camp of “introductory text,” nor is it a highly detailed reference manual. The text has something to offer both the beginner and the experienced developer who is looking to sell his or her application in the Android Market. This book covers important beginner topics such as “What is Android” and installing and using the development environment. We then advance to practical working examples of core programming topics any developer will be happy to have at the ready on the reference shelf. The remaining chapters present very detailed example applications covering advanced topics, including ...

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