Android Inc. was founded in Palo Alto, California in October 2003 by Andy Rubin, Rich Miner, Nick sears, and Chris White. Android is a mobile operating system developed by Google, based on a modified version of the Linux Kernel and other open source software and designed primarily for touch screen mobile devices such as smartphone and tablets.
• Build your own Android apps.
• Explain the differences between Android and other mobile development environments.
• Understand how Android applications work, their life cycle, manifest, Intents, and using external resources.
• Design and develop useful Android applications with compelling user interfaces by using, extending, and creating your own layouts and Views and using Menus.
• Take advantage of Android's APIs for data storage, retrieval, user preferences, files, databases, and content providers.
• Tap into location-based services, geocoder, compass sensors, and create rich map-based applications
• Utilize the power of background services, threads, and notifications.
• Secure, tune, package, and deploy Android applications
Any students or professionals who are interested in creating apps for Android.