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Introduction to Android™ Application Development: Android Essentials, Fifth Edition by Shane Conder, Lauren Darcey, Joseph Annuzzi Jr.

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3. Creating Your First Application

You should now have a workable Android development environment set up on your computer. Ideally, you have an Android device as well. Now it’s time for you to start writing some Android code. In this chapter, you learn how to verify that your Android development environment is set up correctly. You also learn how to add and create Android projects from within Android Studio. You then write and debug your first Android application in the software emulator and on an Android device.

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The Android SDK tools are updated frequently. We have made every attempt to provide the latest steps for the latest tools. However, ...

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