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Monkey Game Development by Michael Hartlef

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Creating an Android app

Ok, so far and till this point, you could have tested everything as an HTML5 application. For the development process, this works, but with mobile devices you should also start testing on a device very early. They have much less computing power than a desktop PC. And if you run into a performance problem, well you can only detect this on the device.

Anyway, when you build and transfer your app onto a device, it will always have the name Monkey Game, by default, and a default icon. For sure, you want to change that.

Changing icons

Google has a pretty good description of how icons have to be designed for certain usage. At the time of writing this book, the information is available at: http://developer.android.com/guide/practices/ui_guidelines/icon_design.html ...

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