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Beginning BlackBerry 7 Development

Authors: Rizk, A., Michaluk, K., Kao, R., Sarigumba, D.

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    • Continues on the success of the previous edition and aims to be first to market on BlackBerry JDE 7.0, day and date.
    • Anthony Rizk is a leading BlackBerry expert, developer and author.
    • BlackBerry continues to be one of the leading mobile platforms in the U.S., other than Apple iPhone and Google Android.

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Are you interested in creating BlackBerry apps using the latest BlackBerry 7 and BlackBerry Java Plug-in for Eclipse? Then this is the book for you. Beginning BlackBerry 7 Development offers a hands-on approach to learning how to build and deploy sophisticated BlackBerry apps using the latest tools and techniques available.

Assuming only some programming background in Java or a similar language, this book starts with the basics, offering step-by-step tutorials that take you through downloading and installing the BlackBerry development environment, creating your first apps, and exploring the BlackBerry APIs. You'll be introduced to the latest features available in the latest BlackBerry 7 using BlackBerry Java Plug-in for Eclipse, including BlackBerry Application Platform Services, techniques for using multimedia with the BlackBerry, and tools for increasing app performance.

To round out the complete development process, you'll also discover the different ways you can package and distribute your apps, from deploying apps on your own website to listing your apps for sale in the BlackBerry App World.

About the authors

Anthony Rizk has been developing for BlackBerry since the very first models appeared in 2001. He is a cofounder of several mobile software companies, including Rove and Zeebu, and has consulted extensively in the BlackBerry application industry.

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Buy this book

eBook $34.99
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-1-4302-3016-8
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Download immediately after purchase
Softcover $44.99
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-1-4302-3015-1
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Beginning BlackBerry 7 Development
Authors
Copyright
2011
Publisher
Apress
Copyright Holder
Anthony Rizk and Kevin Michaluk and Rob Kao and Dante Sarigumba
eBook ISBN
978-1-4302-3016-8
DOI
10.1007/978-1-4302-3016-8
Softcover ISBN
978-1-4302-3015-1
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XII, 280
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