Android, which is an “open source” operating system by Google and enjoys considerable popularity on SmartPhones and Tablets, is becoming popular in the embedded world also. Different versions and variants of Android are now available on embedded platforms. In this workshop, the intention is to provide a hands-on introduction to concepts of Android Application Development and Android System Development (Embedded Android).
Introduction to Android
Overview of Android and Android SDK
History of Android
Android Architecture overview
Setup of Android Development environment
Eclipse and SDK installation, AVD creation
Creating first Android application
Android Application Fundamentals
Android application building blocks
Shutting down components
LifeCycle of Application
Development tools, Manifest File
Life Cycle of Activity
View Hierarchy and Layouts
Why Embed Android
Android vs Embedded Linux
Compiling and Building Android From Source
Speaker – Ramesh Prasad
Ramesh has over 15 years of experience in Mobile application development and Engineering Management. He has worked mostly with startups, managing small agile teams working on the state of the art technologies in Mobile and Multimedia.
He has 2 US and international patents in the area of Mobile Multimedia Communications. He has co-authored many papers in various reputed National and International conferences. He has Bachelors Degree from Pune University and Masters Degree from Mumbai University, both in Electronics & Telecommunications Engineering.