Creating More with Less
Building an Android application of any worth is no trivial task. From
integrating with remote APIs to making sure that the UI and UX are set
up properly takes a lot of time, and more so, a ton of code to do. In
this session, learn how to stand on the shoulders of giants to create
compelling applications with minimal code that will operate and look
great on Android 2.x to the current version of Android.
will be introduced to some open source libraries such as RoboGuice,
ActionBarSherlock, GSON, HTTP Request, Maven and more. At the end of
this session you should be able to download a template application and
begin working on your next masterpiece.
Speaker: Donn Felker
||Donn is the founder of Agilevent, an agile and innovative software
development company that focuses on agile techniques and mobile
development. He is also a partner in two startups–Qonqr and Agile
Medicine. He has over 11 years of professional experience in various
markets, including entertainment, health, retail, insurance, financial
and real estate.
Donn is the author of the best-selling "Android Application Development
for Dummies," "Android Tablet Application Development" and the
"Introduction to Android Development" video series on TekPub.com. He is
an Android seeding developer awardee as well as an accomplished
application author with over 3.2 million installs in the Android Market.
He is also a Microsoft ASP Insider, an MCTS in Web Client Development
for .NET and is a certified ScrumMaster.
Donn presents and consultants on various topics ranging from
architecture, development in general, agile practices and patterns and
of course, mobile. Read Donn's blog here: http://blog.donnfelker.com.