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Jeff Friesen

Jeff Friesen is a freelance tutor and software developer with an emphasis on Java (and now Android). In addition to writing Android Recipes, Jeff has written numerous articles on Java and other technologies for JavaWorld (JavaWorld.com), informIT (InformIT.com), Java.net, and DevSource (DevSource.com). Jeff can be contacted via his website at TutorTutor.ca.

Jeff Friesen's Books

Learn Java for Android Development

Learn Java for Android Development

  • Publication Date: September 28, 2010
  • ISBN13: 978-1-4302-3156-1

Learn Java for Android Development teaches beginner and intermediate Java developers the Java skills that are necessary for getting into Android development. Learn More …

Beginning Java  SE 6 Platform

Beginning Java SE 6 Platform

  • Publication Date: October 28, 2007
  • ISBN13: 978-1-59059-830-6

Beginning Java SE 6 Platform: From Novice to Professional steers you through the maze of Java Standard Edition (SE) 6 features. Learn More …

Android Recipes

Android Recipes

  • Publication Date: May 1, 2011
  • ISBN13: 978-1-4302-3413-5

Android Recipes: A Problem-Solution Approach is your user guide full of cookbook code recipes—ideal for rapidly understanding and using Google's open-source Android platform. Learn More …

Beginning Java 7

Beginning Java 7

  • Publication Date: November 22, 2011
  • ISBN13: 978-1-4302-3909-3

Jeff Friesen's Beginning Java 7 guides you through version 7 of the Java language and a wide assortment of platform APIs. New Java 7 language features that are discussed include switch-on-string and try-with-resources. Learn More …

Android Recipes

Android Recipes

  • Publication Date: December 11, 2012
  • ISBN13: 978-1-4302-4614-5

Android Recipes: A Problem-Solution Approach, Second Edition offers more than 100 down-to-earth code recipes, and guides you step-by-step through a wide range of useful topics using complete and real-world working code examples.  It's updated to include the Jelly Bean Android SDK as well as earlier releases. Learn More …

Learn Java for Android Development

Learn Java for Android Development

  • Publication Date: March 2, 2013
  • ISBN13: 978-1-4302-5722-6

Learn Java for Android Development, Second Edition teaches programmers of any skill level the essential Java language and foundational Java API skills that must be learned to improve the programmer’s chances of succeeding as an Android app developer. Learn More …

Android Recipes

Android Recipes

  • Publication Date: February 9, 2014
  • ISBN13: 978-1-4302-6322-7

Android Recipes: A Problem-Solution Approach, Third Edition offers more than 100 down-to-earth code recipes, and guides you step-by-step through a wide range of useful topics using complete and real-world working code examples. This book is updated to include the KitKat Android 4.4 SDK as well as earlier releases. Learn More …

Learn Java for Android Development

Learn Java for Android Development

  • Publication Date: March 1, 2014
  • ISBN13: 978-1-4302-6454-5

Learn Java for Android Development, Third Edition, is an update of a strong selling book that now includes a primer on Android app development (in Chapter 1 and Appendix C, which is distributed in the book’s code archive).  This book teaches programmers the essential Java language skills necessary for effectively picking up and using the new Android SDK platform to build mobile, embedded, and even PC apps, especially game apps.

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