Learn about the different versions of Android and how the operating system and application framework have evolved over the years.
- [Instructor] The term Android is commonly used…to refer to the operating system.…And that's accurate, but it's also incomplete.…Android is a complete software platform.…It includes the operating system which is based on Linux,…but it's specifically designed to be run on mobile devices,…including cell phones and tablets.…In addition to the operating system,…the Android platform includes an application framework…that lets you create and deploy your own custom apps…that work on Android phones and tablets…and also on computers…running the Chrome OS operating system,…sometimes known as Chromebooks.…
There's also support for other kinds of devices.…The core framework is for the mobile devices,…the phones, tablets, and so on,…but there are other supported form factors.…Once you learn how to program for Android,…you can build apps for all of these kinds of devices,…wearables such as watches,…apps that run on Android Auto,…Android TV for television presentations,…and Android Things for Internet of Things or IoT devices.…
- Installing Android Studio
- Creating your first Android Studio project
- Managing configuration files, including Gradle scripts
- Defining screens with activities
- Implementing designs in XML layouts
Skill Level Beginner
Android Studio Essential Trainingwith David Gassner2h 28m Beginner
Android P First Look for Developerswith David Gassner36m 30s Beginner
What you should know2m 10s
1. Android Development Fundamentals
2. Getting Started
3. Explore Android Projects
4. Android App Architecture
Next steps1m 10s
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