Android NDK Beginners Guide - Second Edition

Discover the local facet of Android and inject the ability of C/C++ on your applications

About This Book

  • Create excessive functionality cellular functions with C/C++ and combine with Java
  • Exploit complicated Android positive aspects resembling snap shots, sound, enter, and sensing
  • Port and reuse your individual or third-party libraries from the prolific C/C++ ecosystem

Who This ebook Is For

Are you an Android Java programmer who wishes extra functionality? Are you a C/C++ developer who does not are looking to trouble with the complexity of Java and its out-of-control rubbish collector? do you need to create quick extensive multimedia purposes or video games? If you've gotten replied convinced to any of those questions then this publication is for you. With a few common wisdom of C/C++ improvement, it is possible for you to to dive headfirst into local Android development.

What you are going to Learn

  • Build your first Android local venture from scratch
  • Communicate with Java via Java local Interfaces
  • Learn the foremost layout intricacies of constructing a local OpenGL ES 2.0 images application
  • Initialize, play, and list sound and song with OpenSL ES
  • Handle enter occasions and sensors to create diverse interplay types
  • Port an current library on Android through compiling commonest C++ frameworks on Android
  • Interface and optimize the present code with RenderScript
  • Combine pics, sound, enter, sensors, and physics on your application

In Detail

Android NDK is all approximately injecting high-performance and transportable code into your cellular apps via exploiting the utmost velocity of the gadget they run on.

This ebook will assist you to create C/C++-enabled cellular purposes and combine them with Java. The books begins with instructing you ways to entry local API and port libraries utilized in the most winning Android functions. subsequent, you are going to circulate directly to create a true local program undertaking in the course of the whole implementation of a local API and porting latest third-party libraries. relocating ahead, you are going to how one can entry the keyboard and enter peripherals and browse accelerometer or orientation sensors. ultimately, you are going to dive into extra complex issues reminiscent of RenderScript.

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Educational Supplement

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