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.
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.
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.
Android programming is now accessible to all developers! Whether you write your code in Python, Lua, or even just Beanshell, Pro Android Python with SL4A will teach you to write fully-functional non-Java apps for Android-based devices.
Pro Android Web Game Apps is a hands-on guide to building web games, focused on Android devices. You'll start with a blank HTML page, and by the end of the book, have the skills needed to create a multiplayer online game with rich graphics, sound, animation, and more.
Pro iOS 5 Augmented Reality walks you through the foundations of building an augmented reality app. You'll learn how to create augmented reality apps that unleash the full potential of the on-board sensors and camera, with integrated facial recognition and social media functionality. This book complements Apress's other iOS development books.
Using existing knowledge from writing several basic applications, Pro iOS 5 Tools: Xcode, Instruments and Build Tools shows how to take your app from good to great by using numerous performance and debugging tools and techniques.