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Android for .NET Developers: 3 Adopting The Android Mindset

by Jim Wilson

This course teaches you how to think like an Android developer. It moves you beyond simply leveraging your existing skills to creating Android apps that take advantage of the Android platform’s unique capabilities to meet and exceed user expectations.

What you'll learn

Creating high-quality, successful Android apps requires much more than just learning a list of features, you must learn to think like an Android developer. This course teaches you how to do exactly that. It moves you beyond simply leveraging your existing skills to creating user-oriented Android apps that take advantage of the Android platform’s unique capabilities. The specific behaviors and usage patterns of mobile users are discussed with a focus on the Android classes and features that facilitate the building of rich, user-oriented Android apps that meet and exceed user expectations.

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About the author

Jim Wilson is president of JW Hedgehog, Inc., a consulting firm specializing in solutions for the Android, iOS, and Microsoft platforms. Jim has over 30 years of software engineering experience, with the past 15 years heavily focused on creating mobile device and location-based solutions. He has co-founded multiple software-related startups and has served in a consulting role at several more. After nearly a decade as a Microsoft Device Application Development MVP, Jim now focuses on developing A... more

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