This unique tutorial teaches the fundamental concepts of object-oriented programming (OOP) while illustrating concepts with definitive and intuitive game programming examples. Written in a peer-to-peer language, this book is easily accessible to young coders.
Interested in iPhone development? Want to learn more? Whether you're a self-taught iPhone development genius or have just made your way through the pages of Beginning iPhone 3 Development, we have the perfect book for you.
Physics for Game Programmers shows you how to infuse compelling and realistic action into game programmingeven if you don't have a college-level physics background! All chapters include unique, challenging exercises, and the book also includes historical footnotes and interesting trivia.
Practical Android 4 Games Development continues your journeyto becoming a hands-on Android game apps developer. This title guides you through the process of designing and developing games that work on both smartphones and tablets.
In this book, you'll learn all about the Palm Pre and webOS, their capabilities, and how to develop for them. You'll learn to write applications that function entirely on the Pre itself, and You'll also learn to write applications that "live in the cloud" (i.e., keep you connected to the digital world around you).
Pro Android is a detailed look at application development on Google's Mobile OS. It uses the development of a sample application to work through all the options you might want to build a flexible mobile application. The focus is on making viable commercial applications work. The book includes detailed coverage of the Android API.
Pro Android C++ with the NDK (Native Development Kit) is an advanced tutorial and professional reference for experienced app developers now porting, developing or employing C++ and other native code to integrate into the Android platform to run more sophisticated native apps with increased performance.
Pro Android Flash is your definitive guide to building rich, immersive user experiences on Android. Learn how to program Android smartphones and tablets with the most popular rich Internet application (RIA) frameworks for Android developersFlash and Flex!
Do you remember landmark games like Wolfenstein 3D, Doom, and Asteroids? Well, here's an exciting opportunity to build and/or port these games to one of the hottest mobile and netbooks platforms today: Google's Android.
Combining actionable, real-world source code with graphics, Pro Android Games, Second Edition shows you how to build more sophisticated and addictive Android game apps with minimum effort. Harness the power of the latest Android Jelly Beans NDK to bring countless legendary, action-packed PC games to the Android Platform.
Pro Android Graphics is a comprehensive goldmine of knowledge and techniques that will help you design, create, and optimize 2D graphics for use in your Android Jelly Bean applications. Learn to leverage Android's powerful graphics APIs in conjunction with professional open source graphics design tools such as GIMP 2.8.6 and more.