Android 4.2 App Development Essentials
by Neil Smyth
Publisher: Techotopia 2013
The goal of this book is to teach the skills necessary to develop Android based applications using the Eclipse Integrated Development Environment (IDE) and the Android 4.2 Software Development Kit (SDK). Some Java programming experience is assumed.
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