Introduction To Android
[box_info]This class is designed to quickly get you up to speed with the fundamentals of Android programming for various Android devices. At the end of this course you will understand the application lifecycle and you will be able to create simple Android GUI applications and publish them to the Android Market. You will be able to use the built in widgets, views, layouts, store data in a database and much more. This course is based on the #1 best selling Android Development book by Donn Felker – Android Application Development for Dummies.[/box_info]
When: OPEN. Please contact me if you or your company is interested. Group discounts area available.
Duration: 3 days
Prerequisites: Basic Java Programming Skills and XML Skills or equivalent Object Oriented Programming (OOP) skills.
Cost: $1,250 for early bird and $1,495 Regular price (group and corporate discounts available, please contact me for details)
Donn Felker is the founder of Agilevent, a agile and mobile software development company located in Scottsdale, AZ. He is a partner in Qonqr.com, Agile Health and Barcodes.io. He has over 11 years of professional experience in various markets that include – sports, entertainment, health, retail, insurance, finance, and real estate. He is the author of Android Tablet Application Development for Dummies and the #1 best selling Android Application Development for Dummies. He is also a Microsoft ASP Insider, an MCTS in Web Client Development for .NET and is a certified ScrumMaster. He presents and consultants on various topics ranging from architecture, development in general, agile practices and patterns & practices and of course, mobile. He is the lead of the Arizona division of Qonqr, who is an anchor company at Gangplank – a collaborative workspace in Chandler, AZ.
In his spare time he speaks at national events about mobile development, software development and entrepreneurial topics. He is a contributor to the Android Dependency Injection Framework – Roboguice. His hobbies include CrossFit, Mountain Biking and hanging out with his family. Donn holds a bachelors degree in Software Engineering. More about Donn Felker (link).
Getting Up and Running
Android Building Blocks
Building The Silent Mode Toggle Application
|Android User Interface
Menus, Dialogs and Preferences
Building the Task Reminder Application