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Sams Teach Yourself Android™ Application Development in 24 Hours, Second Edition by Shane Conder, Lauren Darcey

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Hour 9. Developing the Help and Scores Screens

What You’ll Learn in This Hour:

Designing and implementing the help screen

Working with files

Designing and implementing the scores screen

Designing screens with tabs

Working with XML

In this hour, you implement two more screens of the Been There, Done That! application: the help and scores screens. You begin by implementing the help screen using a TextView control with text supplied from a text file, which enables you to explore some of the file support classes of the Android SDK. Next, you design and implement the scores screen. With its more complicated requirements, the scores screen is ideal for trying out the tab set control called TabHost. Finally, you test the scores screen by parsing ...

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