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The Resource Beginning Android wearables : with Android wear and Google glass SDKs, Andres Calvo

Beginning Android wearables : with Android wear and Google glass SDKs, Andres Calvo

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Beginning Android wearables : with Android wear and Google glass SDKs
Title
Beginning Android wearables
Title remainder
with Android wear and Google glass SDKs
Statement of responsibility
Andres Calvo
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Subject
Language
eng
Biographical or historical data
Andres Calvo is a software engineer who has worked with wearable and mobile devices for over five years. He works for Ball Aerospace as a contractor at Air Force Research Laboratory, where he acquired an interest (read: obsession) with usability and user experience. Andres is fascinated by the potential that wearables including Glass and Android Wear have to provide unprecedented user experiences. During his free time, Andres develops applications for Android, Glass, and Android Wear both for fun and as a freelancer. He has received bachelor degrees in computer science and computer engineering from the University of Dayton. Visit his blog at http://ocddevelopers.com and contact him at andresacalvo@gmail.com.
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UK-WkNB
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Calvo, Andres
Dewey number
  • 005.258
  • 005.258
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mobile & handheld device programming / Apps programming
  • Computers and IT
  • Mobile & handheld device programming / Apps programming
  • Computer programming / software engineering
  • Mobile phones & smartphones: consumer/user guides
  • E-book readers, tablets & other portable devices: consumer / user guides
Summary expansion
Although wearable devices have existed since the 70s, they have only recently become mainstream. Google Glass and Android Wear smartwatches, in particular, are relatively new devices that provide countless opportunities for creating innovative apps with unprecedented user experiences. Beginning Android Wearables gives you the skills you need to take part in the wearable revolution and to delight your users by providing the information they need at the tips of their fingers. This book is very practical and contains many examples that not only show you how to write code for Glass and Android Wear, but also demonstrate how to apply this code in the context of an app
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Beginning Android wearables : with Android wear and Google glass SDKs, Andres Calvo
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Publication
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Paperback
Contents
Part I - Introduction 1. Introducing Android Wearables Part II - Notifications 2. Reviewing Notifications for Android 3. Customizing Notifications for Wearables Part III - Android Wear 4. Running Apps Directly on Android Wear 5. Android Wear UI Essentials 6. The Wearable Data Layer API 7. Creating Custom Watch Faces Part IV - Google Glass 8. Running Apps Directly on Glass 9. Glass User Interface Essentials 10. Voice and Input 11. The Camera: Taking Pictures and Recording Video Part V - Android Wear and Glass 12. Contextual Awarenes
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9781484205181
Dimensions
24x19x3 cm.
Extent
400 p.
Isbn
9781484205181
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
biography
Specific material designation
regular print
Label
Beginning Android wearables : with Android wear and Google glass SDKs, Andres Calvo
Publication
Note
Paperback
Contents
Part I - Introduction 1. Introducing Android Wearables Part II - Notifications 2. Reviewing Notifications for Android 3. Customizing Notifications for Wearables Part III - Android Wear 4. Running Apps Directly on Android Wear 5. Android Wear UI Essentials 6. The Wearable Data Layer API 7. Creating Custom Watch Faces Part IV - Google Glass 8. Running Apps Directly on Glass 9. Glass User Interface Essentials 10. Voice and Input 11. The Camera: Taking Pictures and Recording Video Part V - Android Wear and Glass 12. Contextual Awarenes
Control code
9781484205181
Dimensions
24x19x3 cm.
Extent
400 p.
Isbn
9781484205181
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
biography
Specific material designation
regular print

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