Getting Started with Android App Development LiveLessons is designed to give you a high level overview of Android™ as a development platform. It is a gentle introduction to what the Android operating system is, how we got here, what makes it fundamentally different than any other platform, and how to take advantage of its uniqueness. The course is designed for both technical managers seeking high-level understanding of the platform as well as developers warming up for a deep dive into programming for Android. By the end of this course, you will have a complete, high-level understanding of the entire operating system.
About the Author:
Marko Gargenta is the founder and chief Android™ expert at Marakana, an open source training company based in San Francisco. Marko co-authored Marakana's Android™ Bootcamp and Android™ Internals courses, and has trained over 1,000 developers on four continents. His clients include Qualcomm, Sony-Ericsson, Motorola, Sharp, Cisco, U.S. Department of Defense, and many more. Marko frequently speaks on Android™ at technical conferences and events and is the co-founder of the San Francisco Android User Group.