This chapter discusses how to design user interfaces for Android applications. Here you focus on the various layout controls you can use to organize screen elements in different ways. You also cover some of the more complex
View controls called container views. These are
View controls that can contain other
View controls and controls.
Application user interfaces can be simple or complex, involving many different screens or only a few. Layouts and user interface controls can be defined as application resources or created programmatically at runtime.
Although it’s a bit confusing, the term layout is used for two different but related purposes in Android user interface ...