Pronto Android - Create Your First Jetpack Compose App in 10 Days
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Pronto Android - Create Your First Jetpack Compose App in 10 Days

Learn How to Create A Reminder App using Jetpack Compose

About the Book

Pronto Android - Create Your First Jetpack Compose App in 10 Days!

Pronto Android is a practical training to teach you modern Android development using Kotlin and Jetpack Compose. You will complete a fully functional Android Task Management & Reminder app that you can publish to the Play Store. Ideal for beginners and intermediate Android developers who want to update their Android development skills.

What you will learn

  • Working knowledge of Android Development fundamentals, modern tools, and best practices.
  • Working knowledge Kotlin language for Android
  • Working knowledge of Jetpack Compose the new UI Kit for Android
  • How to translate app idea to a working app
  • Good understanding of Android app publishing process
  • Skills to apply for a Junior Android development position or work on your own app ideas.

About the Author

Val Okafor
Val Okafor

Val Okafor is a San Diego, CA based Senior Software Engineer with extensive experience developing Android application for enterprises, startups and his own projects. Val obtained his Masters degree in Software Engineering from Regis University. Val has worked for corporations such as Insulet Corporation, Sony Electronics and HD Supply. 

I have written this book as the training I wish I had when I started. I will take you through an engaging step-by-step tutorial and help you build a strong foundation upon which you can build a successful Android app development career. I have built mobile apps for enterprises, startups, and published a few of my side project apps. I thoroughly enjoy sharing my knowledge, it is my hope to help make your transition to a professional Android developer easier.

Table of Contents

  • Day 1 - Introduction to Android Development
    • About the Book and the Featured App
    • Key Android Development Terminologies and Keywords
    • Android Studio Install and Setup
    • Create Your First Android Project
    • Running Your First Android App
    • Summary
  • Day 2 - Just Enough Kotlin
    • Introduction to Object-Oriented Programming
    • Kotlin Basics
    • Functions
    • Classes
    • Conclusion
  • Day 3 - Core Android Development Components
    • Activity
    • Fragment
    • Intent
    • Manifest
    • Services
    • Summary
  • Day 4 - Composable User Interface
    • Introduction to Jetpack Compose
    • Jetpack Compose Basics
    • Create Client List Screen
    • Summary
  • Day 5 - Android App Architecture
    • Scaffold
    • Navigation with Compose
    • Summary
  • Day 6 - Create Pronto Task UI - Part 1
    • Add Model Classes
    • Add Helper Functions
    • Add New Task UI
    • Add SubTask Screen

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