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Android App Inventor for the absolute beginner

Android App Inventor for the absolute beginner

Prayaga, Lakshmi; Hawthorne, Jeffrey; Whiteside, Alex

This book lets you quickly and easily create apps that will run on the Android platform. Beginners will find clear step-by-step instructions and a thorough introduction to this fun and intuitive visual programming environment. Experienced developers will enjoy the coverage of more advanced topics, including various sensors, robotics, and TinyWebDB

eBook, Paperback, Electronic resource, Book. English. Electronic books.
Published Boston : Cengage Learning PTR 2013
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Statement of responsibility: Lakshmi Prayaga, Jeffrey Hawthorne, and Alex Whiteside
ISBN: 1285733347, 9781285733333, 9781285733340
Note: Print version record.
Note: Includes index.
Physical Description: 1 online resource.
Series: For the absolute beginner
Subject: COMPUTERS Programming General.; Android (Electronic resource); Tablet computers Programming.; Application software Development.; Smartphones Programming.
Series Title: For the absolute beginner (Series)
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  1. Chapter 1. Introducing App Inventor
  2. chapter 2. See 'N' Say app
  3. chapter 3. Adventure game : Ring of Fire
  4. chapter 4. Whack-A-Mole
  5. chapter 5. Car-racing game
  6. chapter 6. Trivia quiz
  7. chapter 7. The jigsaw puzzle
  8. chapter 8. Physics-based animation : Brick Breaker
  9. chapter 9. Using persistent databases : tracking your weight
  10. chapter 10. The Quizzler
  11. chapter 11. Controlling NXT robots
  12. chapter 12. Virtual reality : using QR codes.