In Pro JavaFX 2: A Definitive Guide to Rich Clients with Java Technology, Jim Weaver, Weiqi Gao, Stephen Chin, Dean Iverson, and Johan Vos show you how you can use the JavaFX platform to create rich-client applications.
Table views are the bread and butter of iOS apps. With them, you can create everything from the simplest of lists to fully tricked-out user interfaces. This comprehensive guide takes you behind the scenes and shows you how.
Pro Android 4 shows you how to build real-world and fun mobile applications using the new Android SDK 4 (Ice Cream). It covers everything from the fundamentals of building apps for embedded devices, phones, and tablets to advanced concepts such as custom 3D components and multi-tasking.
Beginning PhoneGap is a definitive, one-of-a-kind book that teaches the fundamentals and strategies behind cross-platform mobile application development. Instead of learning languages like Objective-C, focus on building apps from day one for Android, iOS, Blackberry, WebOS and Symbianwithout the complexities of these platforms.
OpenGL has set the standard for 3D computer graphics, and is an essential aspect of Android development. This book offers everything you need to know, from basic mathematical concepts to advanced coding techniques. You'll learn by building a fascinating 3D solar system simulator!
Pro Android Apps Performance Optimization reveals how to fine-tune your Android apps, making them stable, efficient and fast performing. Better-performing apps mean better reviews and eventually, more money for you as the app developer or your indie shop.
The book is written by the authors of packetC, a language that supports the programming of network applications with domain-specific type extensions and operations, with features for enhanced application security and with an intuitive, low-complexity approach to parallel programming.
This update of an Apress bestseller walks you through creating your first iOS 5 app that runs on iPhone or iPad, using plain English and practical examples. It cuts through the fog of jargon and misinformation that surrounds iPhone and iPad apps development, and gives you simple, step-by-step instructions to get you started.