The Mobile Photographer

If you are a photographer and an Android user, this guide is a must have! Fisher dives deep into the multitude of options available in the Android marketplace. Apps, accessories, tethering, camera control (my favorite!), editing, organizing, etc. I am an iPhone user and was convinced to go out and buy an Android tablet just so I could take advantage of the incredible things you can do with the Android platform and your DSLR! If you h...

Reactive Java Programming

Learn reactive programming using Java and its functional aspects, sometimes called RxJava. This book shows you how to solve "callback hell" with RxJava and shows you how to write thread-safe code without hanging onto state variables which comes in handy for cloud computing software-as-a-service issues, especially when dealing with big data processes through streaming. Reactive Java Programming includes unique coverage of reactive And...

The Melancholy Android: On the Psychology of Sacred Machines

This is one of the most interesting books I have read in a long tine. As machines and humans become more intermingled it raises many interesting questions and pulls from many literary sources of authors wrestling with these same questions. "This book asks questions central for ethicists, scientists, psychologists, technologists, literary critics, and philosophers. It will force us to better define our relationship to machines and nat...

Samsung Galaxy S9 For Dummies

The bestselling guide to getting the most out of your Android Samsung Galaxy S9 Samsung Galaxy S9 For Dummies documents all the features and capabilities of this popular smartphone, approaching them from the point of view of a user who is perhaps a bit baffled by the documentation and online support that comes with the phone. All aspects of the device are covered, from setup and configuration, to extensive use of the new features and...

Android for Beginners, Fourth Revised Edition

If you're looking to get the most out of your Android device, this is the book for you. No matter which smartphone or tablet you own, you'll find a wealth of step-by-step guides to help you get up and running. Starting off with setting up and syncing, you'll discover how to send and receive emails, texts and calls, browse the web, add events to your calendar and much more. With detailed guides to Google Play, Google+, Google Drive an...

Programming Google Glass

Google Glass is the new wearable computer everyone's talking about. It offers a head-mounted optical display and touch interface, and it's programmable. Kick-start your Glassware development by exploring how users can interface with Glass, developing a Glass application fast by using the Mirror API to manipulate Timeline cards and menus, tracking a Glass's geolocation, creating rich interactions by responding to user inputs, and capt...

World Development Indicators 2013

A new look and new ways to access the world’s premier source of development data Looking for accurate, up-to-date data on development issues? World Development Indicators (WDI) is the World Bank’s premier annual compilation of data about development. Compiled from officially-recognized international sources, WDI presents the most current and accurate global development data available, including national, regional and global estimates...

Android. Programmazione avanzata

Android e la piattaforma mobile piu diffusa a livello mondiale, con piu di un miliardo di device attivati e un ritmo di crescita vertiginoso. Lo scopo di questo libro e illustrare vari ambiti dello sviluppo avanzato di applicazioni Android, con particolare enfasi sulla user interface e sugli aspetti piu ingegneristici. Mettendo in pratica le tecniche descritte nel volume il lettore sara in grado di sviluppare applicazioni in modo pro...

Android 7: Das Praxisbuch für Entwickler, 4. Auflage

Sie möchten Apps für Android Smartphones, Tablets und Smartwatches entwickeln? Mit den verständlichen Erklärungen und vielen Praxisbeispielen in diesem Buch wird Ihnen das schnell gelingen. Ob GUIs, Datenbanken, Kamera, Multimedia, Kontakte oder GPS - hier erfahren Sie, was Sie wissen müssen! Java-Kenntnisse werden vorausgesetzt. Aus dem Inhalt: Entwicklungstools einrichten Erste Schritte Apps veröffentlichen Benutzeroberflächen Acti...

Mobile Applications Development with Android: Technologies and Algorithms

Mobile Applications Development with Android: Technologies and Algorithms presents advanced techniques for mobile app development, and addresses recent developments in mobile technologies and wireless networks. The book covers advanced algorithms, embedded systems, novel mobile app architecture, and mobile cloud computing paradigms. Divided into three sections, the book explores three major dimensions in the current mobile app develo...