Class 1, Part 4. In this 2-hour tutorial Marko will build an Android app from scratch in-order to illustrate some of the key concepts for Android UI development.
By the end of this tutorial you should have a solid foundation for beginning to work with the Android UI, as well as some best practices for UI development.
Marko also covers:
– Two approaches to Android UI development: Declarative and Procedural
– Views and layouts
– Common view properties
– Units in Android
– Lifecycle of Activities and the Android UI
** Grab the source code at http://marakana.com/f/240 **
** UPDATE: We’ve updated this series to include support for Ice Cream Sandwich (Android 4.0): http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=… – we’re releasing a new video every weekday