Android Development
by Lope Emano
About the author
● Android developer since 2010
● Open source enthusiast
● Average software development skills
● From the ...
What is Android?
● Based on the linux kernel
● Dalvik Virtual Machine
● 700,000 apps as of October 2012
● 1 million apps a...
● Architecture
● First phone sold in 2008
T Mobile G1
● Usage share 2013
● Usage share 2014
What are the tools needed?
● Eclipse IDE
● Android SDK
● Android Plugin
● Device not needed
What does an Android Project look like?
● src/
Where your .java files are stored
● gen/
Where your R.java file is stored
●...
What does an Android Project look like?
● res/drawable
drawable-xhdpi, drawable-hdpi, drawable-mdpi
● res/layout
layouts a...
● Don’t forget the “developer” in android
developer
● Be creative! Build apps that help YOU
● Don't be afraid to do it you...
http://developer.android.com
http://www.slideshare.net/mdesjardins/android-
development-the-basics
http://www.techrepublic...
Android Development Lightning Talk by Lope Emano (Campus DevCon at STI Southwoods)
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in …5
×

Android Development Lightning Talk by Lope Emano (Campus DevCon at STI Southwoods)

397 views
337 views

Published on

Published in: Education, Technology
0 Comments
1 Like
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

No Downloads
Views
Total views
397
On SlideShare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
4
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
17
Comments
0
Likes
1
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

Android Development Lightning Talk by Lope Emano (Campus DevCon at STI Southwoods)

  1. 1. Android Development by Lope Emano
  2. 2. About the author ● Android developer since 2010 ● Open source enthusiast ● Average software development skills ● From the Philippine Android Developers Community
  3. 3. What is Android? ● Based on the linux kernel ● Dalvik Virtual Machine ● 700,000 apps as of October 2012 ● 1 million apps as of July 2013 ● Has an active open source community
  4. 4. ● Architecture
  5. 5. ● First phone sold in 2008 T Mobile G1
  6. 6. ● Usage share 2013
  7. 7. ● Usage share 2014
  8. 8. What are the tools needed? ● Eclipse IDE ● Android SDK ● Android Plugin ● Device not needed
  9. 9. What does an Android Project look like? ● src/ Where your .java files are stored ● gen/ Where your R.java file is stored ● assets/ Where your raw resources are stored ● bin/ Where your compiled files will be stored ● res/ Where your layouts, image assets are stored
  10. 10. What does an Android Project look like? ● res/drawable drawable-xhdpi, drawable-hdpi, drawable-mdpi ● res/layout layouts are expressed in xml format ● res/values colors, text copies ● AndroidManifest.xml basically android's configuration file
  11. 11. ● Don’t forget the “developer” in android developer ● Be creative! Build apps that help YOU ● Don't be afraid to do it yourself ● Be careful with legal issues ● If you don't have a senior, #android-dev will suffice ● Android users are very nice ● Be in the lookout for more tips or join our facebook group! Philippine Android Developers Community Tips and experiences
  12. 12. http://developer.android.com http://www.slideshare.net/mdesjardins/android- development-the-basics http://www.techrepublic.com/blog/app-builder/a-newbies- guide-to-android-development/1216 http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Android_% 28operating_system%29 References

×