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Hi,
Does the does the book cover the differences in designing an app for Android as opposed to a web app ?
In some respects, it seems like phone apps are more like console applications that use Swing and components like event listeners than traditional web apps.

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Paul
 
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Hi Paul,

My book doesn't deal with web apps. It introduces the Java language and key APIs that are useful for Android development. Appendix C, which is freely distributed separately as a PDF (in the book's code file -- see http://www.apress.com/9781430264545) provides an introduction to Android in terms of tools, architecture, and some apps.

All the best.

Jeff
 
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Thanks Jeff.
 
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