There is incredible excitement over Android, especially now as Google’s fourth annual developer conference, Google I/O, takes place this week. Mario Zechner, author of Apress’s latest title, "Beginning Android Games" explains, “The annual Google I/O conference is an event every Android developer looks forward to each year. At Google I/O, the latest and greatest Google technologies and projects are revealed, among which Android has gained a special place in recent years.”

For anyone planning to join the ranks of successful Android developers, Apress has published three new Android development titles: "Pro Android 3," "Beginning Android Games," and "Android Recipes: A Problem-Solution Approach." These books add to a comprehensive collection of books by Apress that covers all facets of Android development.

About "Pro Android 3"
"Pro Android 3" shows readers how to build real-world and fun mobile applications using the latest Android SDK. This book covers everything from the fundamentals of building applications for embedded devices to advanced concepts such as custom 3D components.
By Satya Komatineni, Sayed Hashimi, and Dave MacLean
ISBN13: 978-1-4302-3222-3
950 pages
Published April 21, 2011
Print Book Price: $49.99/eBook Price: $34.99

About "Beginning Android Games"
"Beginning Android Games" offers everything you’ll need to join the ranks of successful Android game developers. Readers start with game design fundamentals and programming basics, and then progress toward creating a basic game engine and playable game.
By Mario Zechner
ISBN13: 978-1-4302-3042-7
670 pages
Published April 21, 2011
Print Book Price: $39.99/eBook Price: $27.99

About "Android Recipes: A Problem-Solution Approach"
"Android Recipes: A Problem-Solution Approach" features a host of solutions to practical problems and uses real-world code examples instead of abstract descriptions of complex concepts. This book helps readers rapidly understand and use Google's open source Android platform.
By Jeff Friesen and Dave Smith
ISBN13: 978-1-4302-3413-5
450 pages
Published April 27, 2011
Print Book Price: $39.99/eBook Price: $27.99


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