Android Programming: The Big Nerd Ranch Guide, 5th edition

Published by Addison-Wesley Professional (May 31, 2022) © 2022

  • Kristin Marsicano
  • Brian Gardner
  • Bill Phillips
  • Chris Stewart

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ISBN-13: 9780137645916
Android Programming: The Big Nerd Ranch Guide
Published 2022

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ISBN-13: 9780137645541
Android Programming: The Big Nerd Ranch Guide
Published 2022


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Learning Android

The Necessary Tools

Your First Android Application

Interactive User Interfaces

The Activity Lifecycle

Persisting UI State

Debugging Android Apps


Your Second Activity

Android SDK Versions and Compatibility


Displaying Lists with RecyclerView

Creating User Interfaces with Layouts and Widgets

Databases and the Room Library

Fragment Navigation

Dialogs and UI State

The App Bar

Implicit Intents

Taking Pictures with Intents



Making Network Requests

Displaying Images

SearchView and DataStore


Browsing the Web and WebView

Introduction to Jetpack Compose

Styling and Theming Composables

Managing State in Compose

Custom Views and Touch Events

Property Animation


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