What is included with this book?
Ian Clifton has been developing Android apps since Android first hit the scene. During the course of his career as an Android developer, Ian worked with several designers on a range of Android apps (CBS News, Survivor, CNET News, Big Brother, Rick Steves’ Audio Europe, Bubbleator). Ian is also the author of our forthcoming Android development video set: The Essentials of Android Application Development.
Ian has a strong online presence, with his blog: http://blog.iangclifton.com – focused on mobile development and Android in particular. He’s also an occasional contributor to http://androidpolice.com, and can be found here on Twitter: https://twitter.com/#!/IanGClifton.
Chapter 1 - Android UI Overview
Chapter 2 - Understanding Views - The UI Building Blocks
Chapter 3 - Ceating Full Layouts with ViewGroups and Fragments
Chapter 4 - Adding App Graphics and Resources
Chapter 5 - Starting a New App
Chapter 6 - Developing the App Foundation
Chapter 7 - Finalizing the Design
Chapter 8 - Applying the Design
Chapter 9 - Further Improving the App
Chapter 10 - How to Handle Common Components
Chapter 11 - Combining Views for Custom Components
Chapter 12 - Developing Fully Custom Views
Chapter 13 - Working with the Canvas and Advanced Drawing
Appendix A - Google Play Assets
Appendix B - Amazon Appstore Assets
Appendix C - Common Task Reference