Droidcon India 2012

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Android application development: a crash course

Submitted by Soham Mondal (@soham) on Wednesday, 24 October 2012

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Technical level

Beginner

Section

Workshops

Session type

Workshop

Status

Confirmed

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Objective

This will be a crash course into the basics of android application development and is aimed to get people started with app development using the android SDK.

Description

This will be a crash course into the basics of android application development. The following topics will be covered:

  • What is Android?
  • Basic android application building blocks
  • How to get started with android application development?
  • A simple hello world app and a simple currency converter

Requirements

  • A laptop (duh!) with sufficient electric charge!
  • An installed copy of the Android SDK
  • Eclipse with the ADT plugin

Speaker bio

Soham has been part of the android ecosystem in Bangalore for some time now and he's also a co-organiser of the Bangalore Android User Group. He is fanatic about design and spends 90% of his time aligning views one dp at a time.

He is also the co-founder of Triveous and the co-author of Sky Recorder (search the play store)

Links

Slides

https://speakerdeck.com/soham/android-application-development-a-crash-course

Comments

  • 1
    prajyot mainkar (@prajyotmainkar) 6 years ago

    I'm sure this will help young ones to get self motivated to android'nism :) Great job

    • 1
      Aravind Krishnaswamy (@arg0s) 6 years ago

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