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Learning Android Canvas by Mir Nauman Tahir

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The project and application development

We will achieve our goal by dividing the project into four stages. During the development process, we will go through each stage step-by-step and at the end, we will have our working paint application. Following are the stages:

  • The user interface
  • Enabling the touch and painting
  • Enabling the color selection
  • Spicing up our application with more functions

The user interface

We will start our project by creating a new Android application in Eclipse through the wizard, as we have practiced earlier in this book. Only the first screen of the new Android application wizard is attached.

The following screenshot shows the first screen of the new Android application wizard:

We will name our application as OurFirstPaintApp ...

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