Beginner's Android Workshop

23 - 24 November 2013

A hands-on introduction to android app development mainly focused on newbies.

Android overview and history
  • Evolution
  • Feature Set
  • Versions
Android stack
  • Android architecture
  • Tools
Main android building blocks
  • Overview of Activities, Services, Broadcast Receivers, Content Provider
Simple hello world program
  • Setup IDE - Device Manager, Emulator configuration
  • Android Project structure
  • Executing and debugging application on the emulator and device
Constituents of Application Manifest file
Building a simple functional Android Application
  • Laying out the screen with UI Widgets
  • Handling events
Lunch break
Processes and Threads
  • Application process and main thread
  • Foreground Process
  • Visible Process
  • Services
  • Background Process
  • Empty Process
Activity and Service Life cycle in detail
Overview of Intents
  • Activity calling another activity
  • Sample application using intents
Developing a music player application
  • Overview of Media Player APIs
  • Accessing Media Player from a foreground activity
  • Moving media player access to a Service
Asynchronous Processing
  • Async task
  • Intent Services
Broadcast Receiver
Notifications and Pending intent
  • Moving Services to foreground mode
  • Using Pending Intent
  • Publish notification
Google Cloud Messaging
Lunch break
Shared Preferences
Accessing files
Databases and content providers
Prototyping, Creating and Publishing Android app on Google Play store
Demonstrate accessing device APIs like Camera, Accelerometer

For prerequisites and getting in touch with instructors, visit Funnel


ThoughtWorks Technologies (India) Pvt Ltd.

ACR Mansion G + 3floors
147/F, 8th Main, 3rd Block
Koramangala, Bangalore-560034, India

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Intermediate/Advanced Android Workshops

26 - 27 November 2013

Two-day intensive hands-on workshops that dives deep into the advanced techniques of Android development.

Time Workshop
26th Nov: 9AM - 11AM OpenCV based app development on Android Devices
26th Nov: 11.30AM - 1.30PM OpenGLES Graphics Programming in Android
26th Nov: 3PM - 5PM Building your own ROMS
27th Nov: 9AM - 11AM Android Build, Test and Deploy with Gradle
27th Nov: 11.30AM - 1.30PM Unit Test your Android application using Robolectric

Intel Technology India Pvt. Ltd

# 136, Airport Road,
Bangalore, Karantaka

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Ticket price: Rs. 400 for each workshop

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