Welcome! The fact that you are holding this book in your hands (or are reading it on your latest mobile device) signifi es that you are interested in learning how to write applications for the Android platform — and there’s no better time to do this than now! The mobile application market is exploding, and recent market research shows that Android has overtaken iPhone to occupy the second position in the U.S. smartphone market. The fi rst place honor currently goes to Research In Motion (RIM), with Apple’s iPhone taking third place. By the time you read this, chances are good that Android may have become the number one smartphone platform in the U.S., and that you may even be reading this on one of the latest Android devices.
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