By all accounts, the Amazon Kindle Fire is the best-selling Android tablet of all time.Between Amazon's quality-not-quantity approach to their App Store and one-tablet-to-rule-them-all line-up, and you've got a recipe for quality control more akin to Apple than Google. But that also means developing for the Fire and the App Store is a slightly different experience from start to finish - so if you're planning an app specifically for the Fire... well, you're in luck.
Introduction to Android App Development for the Kindle Fire
Written by Lauren Darcey and Shane Conder, the mini-eBook spans 104 pages and costs $15.99.
Get Started Fast with Android App Development for Amazon’s Best-Selling Kindle Fire!
Practically overnight, the Amazon Kindle Fire has become the world’s top-selling Android-based tablet. Now, in this electronic-only mini-book, expert Android developers provide an introduction to the basics of Kindle Fire development.
Lauren Darcey and Shane Conder first introduce you to Android and walk you through installing its latest development tools. Next, you’ll learn the essential design principles you need to write Android Kindle Fire apps, discover how Android applications are structured and configured, and walk through incorporating user interfaces and other application resources into your projects.
It’s simply the fastest way to start developing apps for today’s hottest Android tablet!
Like this mini-book? Take the next step: read the full version! Learning Android Application Programming for the Kindle Fire, available in print and eBook formats, walks you step-by-step through every facet of building a production-quality Kindle Fire app!
How To Enter
We've got 10 copies to give away, and to enter, all you have to do is drop us a comment. Any comment will do - just make sure your DISQUS account includes a valid email address so that we can contact you should you win. The contest is open to anyone in the world, and will end Sunday, April 22 at 11:59 PM PST.