Our experts teach others through our books, bootcamps, and onsite training. This book gives you everything you’ll need to start developing great Android M apps quickly and getting them published on Google Play. Unable to add item to List. Exclusive worldwide distribution of the English edition of this book by Pearson Technology Group 800 East 96th Street Indianapolis, ... members of Big Nerd Ranch's amazing design team. The examples are very good, consistent, and interesting enough. COUPON: Rent Android Programming The Big Nerd Ranch Guide 2nd edition (9780134171456) and save up to 80% on textbook rentals and 90% on used textbooks. Creating User Interfaces with Layouts and Widgets. Description. You need to already have a decent base in Java before you begin, but the authors do a great job of walking you through some of the more advanced Java topics that you'll come across. You're listening to a sample of the Audible audio edition. As a begginner, I struggled a bit and looked for those things I couldn't manage to figure out by my self. Based on Big Nerd Ranch’s popular Android Bootcamp, this guide will lead you through the wilderness using hands-on example apps combined with clear explanations of key concepts and APIs. Another great book to learn Android Programming!!! Solutions to the book https://www.bignerdranch.com/we-write/android-programming/ Android Programming: The Big Nerd Ranch Guide is an introductory Android book for programmers with Java experience. I recommend this book. We don’t share your credit card details with third-party sellers, and we don’t sell your information to others. Not for someone shaky with Java, Reviewed in the United States on February 15, 2017. Samples like CriminaIntent or PhotoGallery give you a headstart for your own projects. Please try again. I'm writing this review as someone who is a beginner with both Java and Android, which I believe many who will pick up this book will be. Android Programming: The Big Nerd Ranch Guide is an introductory Android book for programmers with Java experience. This book covers everything you need to start developing professional apps for modern Android devices. When not in front of a computer, Chris enjoys hiking and traveling. Free shipping for many products! When she is not developing apps or sharing her love of Android in the classroom, you can find Kristin cooking for her growing family, doing yoga, or learning something new. The authors give practical information that would apply to anyone looking to make Android development a career. It is slightly more advanced but it is a little more thorough and it is still understandable for the programming novice. Buy 2+ books or eBooks, save 55% through December 2. Instead, our system considers things like how recent a review is and if the reviewer bought the item on Amazon. Whether it's Android, iOS, Ruby and Ruby on Rails, Cocoa, Mac OS X, JavaScript, HTML5 or UX/UI, we've got you covered. The 1st edition was saving my student's life as it was the only book on the market teaching Android by building complete applications. To get the free app, enter your mobile phone number. Write and run code every step of the way, creating apps that integrate with other Android apps, download and display pictures from the web, play sounds, and more. Top subscription boxes – right to your door, © 1996-2020, Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates. O’Reilly members experience live online training, plus books, … Each chapter and app has been designed and tested to provide the knowledge and experience you need to get started in Android development. Sold by CihanSaving and ships from Amazon Fulfillment. Each chapter and app has been designed and tested to provide the knowledge and experience you need to get started in Android development. Reviewed in the United States on July 26, 2016. Experts guide you through setting up your development environment, designing user interfaces, developing for diverse devices, and optimizing your entire app-development process. There was an error retrieving your Wish Lists. If you’re serious about Android development, this guide will prepare you to build virtually any app you can imagine! This book focuses on practical techniques for developing apps compatible with Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean) and up, including coverage of Lollipop and material design. The Android team is constantly improving and updating Android Studio and other tools. Its a pretty good book. Find all the books, read about the author, and more. Using this book’s straightforward, step-by-step approach, you’ll build complete Android 5 apps from the ground up with Android Studio. It's not a textbook for programming in Java, but if you have written demanding software in any computer language, a few hours spend in a Java text book will enable you to progress very rapidly in this fine book. Teaches Android app development using the Android Studio IDE, Suitable for any programmer who knows Java, whether they have previous experience with mobile development or not, Loaded with real-world sample code that's compatible with BOTH Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean) and Android 5.1 (Lollipop), The material has been developed and classroom-tested at the Big Nerd Ranch, eBook (Watermarked) Shop now. Android Studio keeps changing at a dizzying pace without any warning from Google. Excellent but note: THERE IS A NEWER EDITION! After viewing product detail pages, look here to find an easy way to navigate back to pages you are interested in. Kristin Marsicano is an Android developer and senior instructor at Big Nerd Ranch. When not working with his development team to build better software or hacking on his latest pet project, Brian enjoys spending time with friends and family X usually around the grill. My answer is inspired from the Android Programming, The Big Nerd Ranch Guide (2nd edition). Touches most of the topics that you would encounter as an Android developer, I think. Write and run code every step of the way, creating apps that integrate with other Android apps, download and display pictures from the web, play sounds, and more. Each chapter and app has been designed and tested to provide the knowledge and experience you need to get started in Android development. Android Programming: The Big Nerd Ranch Guide is an introductory Android book for programmers with Java experience. Do the lab exercises to truly learn how to program with Android Studio. Based on Big Nerd Ranch's popular Android Bootcamp course, this guide will lead you through the wilderness using hands-on example apps combined with clear explanations of key concepts and APIs. Big Nerd Ranch specializes in developing and designing innovative applications for clients around the world. I use this book exclusively for teaching and all my students baught it. I just finished reviewing the 1st book I read about Android Programming "Head First Android Development" ( I rated it 5 stars too!). Big Nerd Ranch specializes in developing and designing innovative applications for clients around the world. You can find an addendum addressing breaking changes at: https://github.com/bignerdranch/AndroidCourseResources/raw/master/2ndEdition/Errata/2eAddendum.pdf. Based on Big Nerd Ranch's popular Android Bootcamp course, this guide will lead you through the wilderness using hands-on example apps combined with clear explanations of key concepts and APIs. 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