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Vladimir Silva

Vladimir Silva holds a master's degree in computer science from Middle Tennessee State University. He worked for four years at IBM as a research engineer, where he acquired extensive experience in distributed and grid computing research. Vladimir is a highly technical, focus-based individual and team player. He belongs to two national honor societies, has published many computer science articles for IBM, and is author of Grid Computing for Developers (Charles River Media, 2005) and RCP Practical Projects (Apress, 2008).

Vladimir Silva's Books

Pro Android Games

Pro Android Games

  • Publication Date: December 27, 2009
  • ISBN13: 978-1-4302-2647-5

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. Learn More …

Practical Eclipse Rich Client Platform Projects

Practical Eclipse Rich Client Platform Projects

  • Publication Date: March 10, 2009
  • ISBN13: 978-1-4302-1827-2

Practical Eclipse Rich Client Platform Projects is a clear and technical guide for Eclipse developers to help them enhance their knowledge and achieve their goals quickly. Learn More …

Advanced Android 4 Games

Advanced Android 4 Games

  • Publication Date: January 10, 2012
  • ISBN13: 978-1-4302-4059-4

With actionable real-world source code, Advanced Android 4 Games shows you how to build more sophisticated and addictive Android game apps, harnessing the power of the latest Android SDK 4.0. Learn More …

Pro Android Games

Pro Android Games

  • Publication Date: October 15, 2012
  • ISBN13: 978-1-4302-4797-5

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.  Learn More …