Month: June 2014

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Using The Mac To Create A Podcast Or Video File (MP3)

In this video I create an audio file using Garageband. This can be a great tool for use with language labs because teachers can create their questions and leave a gap of time for students to respond. The program also enables MP3 files which are flexible for use with other programs. I try to keep …

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Week 5: Lesson 9: Integrating The Image Switcher Into The Application & Wrapping it Up

Lesson 9: Integrating The Image Switcher Into The Application & Wrapping it Up INTRODUCTION The process of publishing your app involves multiple steps that every programmer and developer must follow. Your application must meet criteria for functionality, performance and stability, and this involves necessary steps of debugging and testing. In this lesson you will be …

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Week 4: Lesson 8: Integrating The Image Switcher Into The Application

Lesson 8: Integrating The Image Switcher Into The Application INTRODUCTION In this lesson you will learn more about working with images, editing XML layouts for images and parameters and creating a new class to support swiping images within the application. This is a great lesson to review some of the core content you have learned …

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Week 4: Lesson 7: Integrating Sensors Into Java For Android

Lesson 7: Integrating Sensors Into Java For Android INTRODUCTION In this lesson you will learn more about relative layouts and how these can accommodate a variety of different content in your application. You will also be introduced to the variety of sensors available for Android mobile application hardware and software and how they function based …

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Week 3: Lesson 6: Integrating The List Menu and Expanding Knowledge of Java Activities

Lesson 6: Integrating The List Menu and Expanding Knowledge of Java Activities INTRODUCTION In this lesson you will expand your knowledge of Java by learning how to integrate the List Menu into the application. You will also learn how to create the list menu and arrange the items and their corresponding Java files within the …

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Week 3: Lesson 5: Creating a Logo in Java, and Connecting the Classes in the Android Manifest

Lesson 5: Creating a Logo in Java, and Connecting the Classes in the Android Manifest INTRODUCTION Using a series of four video-based tutorials, this lesson leads you through the following tasks and processes. First, you will understand how icons are integrated into an Android application and a logo image is added to the layout. You …

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Week 2: Lesson 4: Introduction to the Java Language

Lesson 4: Introduction to the Java Language INTRODUCTION In this lesson you will be learning how to understand and use Java and how it will make your Android app work. The basic concepts of the Java language will set you on your way to becoming a proficient programmer, and you will be able to apply …

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Week 2: Lesson 3: Editing XML, and Viewing it in the Graphical Layout

Lesson 3: Editing XML, and Viewing it in the Graphical Layout INTRODUCTION In this lesson you will develop good habits as a beginning programmer by testing what each piece of code does, and seeing and experimenting with how it works. Through a trial-and-error approach, you will understand how to change certain parts of the code …

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Week 1: Lesson 2: Learning & Understanding XML Layout-Introduction To Java For Android Course Blog

Lesson 2: Learning and Understanding XML Layout INTRODUCTION In this lesson you will be introduced to the folder structure of the IDE Eclipse environment and understand the difference between Relative and Linear Layouts using XML with Java for Android applications. You will also be introduced to the process for changing, viewing and manipulating the text …

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Week 1: Lesson 1:Introduction To Java For Android Course Blog

Welcome to class! Main Course Document http://bit.ly/javaforandroid Lesson 1: Introduction to Java for Android Development Environment INTRODUCTION In this lesson you will consider the mobile marketplace and specific tools used to build mobile applications. You will be introduced to the components of the Android Operating System and the development tools used to create Android applications. …