Creating the project structure

Before we can start writing code, we need a project structure. An Android project is made up of far more than just its Java code there are also manifest files, resources, icons, and more. In order to keep things easy, we use the default Android toolset and project structure.

You can download the latest version of the Android SDK for your favorite operating system from http://developer.android.com. A single Android SDK may be used to develop against any number of target Android versions. You will need to follow the installation instructions on the website at http://developer.android.com/sdk/installing.html to install the latest SDK "starter package" and one or more platform targets. Most of the examples in this book ...

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