A History of American Literature: 1950 to the Present by Linda Wagner-Martin

By Linda Wagner-Martin

* The background of yankee Literature from 1950 to the current offers a accomplished research of the wide variety of literary works that extends into the twenty first century
* Covers drama, poetry, fiction, non-fiction, memoirs, technology fiction, and detective novels
* gains dialogue of yank works in the context of such 21st-century concerns as globalization, drugs, gender, schooling, and different topics

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This chapter just gives you the 10,000-foot view of Android application development so that you have an idea of what you’ll be implementing in future chapters. The one given here is simply a sample, not the one we’ll build later, which specifically targets the Kindle Fire. We do this so you get an idea of how another application might be built, too. So, get yourself a cup of coffee, tea, or your “brain fuel” of choice, sit back, relax, and let’s discuss the building blocks of Android apps. Designing an Android Application An Android application is a collection of tasks, each of which is called an activity.

Info Summary and debugging Android applications, without the need for an actual device. There are also many other tools for interacting with physical devices and emulators in a variety of situations. Exercises 1. com/guide. html). 2. Launch the Android emulator. Get familiar with how the emulator tries to mimic a real Kindle Fire device. Note the limitations. 3. Launch the HelloKindle application you wrote in Chapter 1, “Getting Started with Kindle Fire,” and explore it using the DDMS tool. info 3 Building Kindle Fire Applications Amazon built the Kindle Fire using the Android platform.

Gl/K8GgD]). 1 The Android Developer Website The Android documentation is divided into seven sections: ■ Home—This tab provides some high-level news items for Android developers, including announcements of new platform versions. You can also find quick links for downloading the latest Android SDK, publishing your applications on the Android market, and other helpful information. ■ SDK—This tab provides important information about the SDK version installed on your machine. One of the most important features of this tab is the release notes, which describe any known issues for the specific installation.

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