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Android Location-Based Apps

Course Summary

In this course we cover the wide range of location capabilities of the Android platform including determining user location, power management, translating location data into human-readable street addresses, and much more.

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    Course Syllabus

    Android Location Basics
    - 40m 47s

    —Introduction 0m 50s
    —Accessing the location system 1m 22s
    —Location providers and security 5m 4s
    —Handling location information 5m 11s
    —Demo: Handling location information 4m 25s
    —Receiving location updates 3m 31s
    —Demo: Receiving location updates 9m 25s
    —Getting a single location value 3m 5s
    —Demo: Getting a single location value 5m 47s
    —Summary 2m 7s
    Android Location Providers
    - 57m 44s

    —Introduction 1m 21s
    —Providers and provider characteristics 2m 19s
    —Selecting providers by behavior 3m 31s
    —Demo: Selecting providers by behavior 6m 45s
    —Provider availability and influences 5m 27s
    —Demo: Provider availability and influences - Part 1 12m 32s
    —Demo: Provider availability and influences - Part 2 9m 49s
    —Enabling location-related features 2m 56s
    —Demo: Enabling location-related features 4m 26s
    —Accessing underlying GPS information 1m 42s
    —The Passive location provider 1m 16s
    —Demo: The Passive location provider 3m 1s
    —Summary 2m 39s
    Android Location Management and Threading
    - 44m 55s
    Controlling Android Location Frequency
    - 36m 33s
    Human-Readable Location Information
    - 33m 19s

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USD 29

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1 - 4 hours / week

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