SMASHING ANDROID UI PDF
Welcome to Smashing Android UI. This book will help you take the next step toward improving your Android knowledge. This book is not meant to teach you. to be intuitive, well laid out, and easy to use. Smashing Android UI shows you just how to do that Android Programming Tutorials. Pages·· Designers and developers, create smashing apps for Android devices If you're developing applications for Android smartphones and tablets, you know it isn't.
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Smashing Android UI shows you just how to do that. Starting with basic components, this practical, full-color book shows you how to create scalable layouts. smashing android ui responsive pdf smashing android ui responsive user interfaces and design patterns for android phones and tablets Free Ebook PDF. [PDF] Smashing Android Ui: Responsive User Interfaces And Design Patterns For Android Phones. And Tablets by Juhani Lehtimaki. Book file.
Printed, quality hardcover. Free airmail shipping worldwide. She founded the design studio Until Sunday and has directed the overall artistic look and feel of different tech companies and not-for-profit organizations around the world.
Behind The Scenes Of The Design Process We asked Chiara to share some insights into the design process of the cover and the interior design and she was very kind to share some thoughts with us: "It all started with a few exchanges of emails and a Skype meeting where Vitaly shared his idea of the book and the general content.
I had a lot of freedom, which is always exciting and scary at the same time.
The only bond if we want to call it like this was that the "S" of Smashing Magazine should be the main protagonist of the cover, reinvented and creatively presented as per all the other previous Smashing Books. The illustration on paper.
The cover sketched on paper. Also check the close-up photo. So I thought of Smashing Book 6 as a way to propose this basic and mythic structure under a new light: through the articles of this book, the modern web designer will be experiencing true and deep adventures. I imagined the "S" as an engine, the starting point of this experience, from where different worlds were creating and expanding. So the cover was the map of these uncharted territories that the book explores.
Every element on the cover has a particular meaning that constructs the S.
Large view. I am a person who judges books by its cover and having read some of the chapters and knowing some of the well-established writers, I wanted to honour its content and their work by creating a gorgeous cover and chapter illustrations.
For this edition of Smashing Book, I imagined a textile cover in deep blue, where the graphic is printed using a very old technique, the hot gold foil stamping.
Together with Markus , part of the Smashing Magazine team and responsible for the publishing of all the Smashing Books, we worked closely to choose the final details of the binding and guarantee an elegant and sophisticated result, adding a touch of glam to the book. Smashing Book 6 comes wrapped with a little bookmark. Sadly, this PDF is usually not altogether satisfactory!
To start with, it will have the headers and footers which are automatically added when you print something from a webpage. It will also be formatted according to your print stylesheet — assuming you have one. The problem we run into here is the poor support of the fragmentation specification in browsers; this may mean that the content of your pages breaks in unusual ways.
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This means that you may be unable to prevent suboptimal breaking of content, with headers being left as the last item on the page, and so on. In addition, we have no ability to control the content in the page margin boxes, e. These things are part of the Paged Media spec, but have not been implemented in any browser.
Printing Using Browser Rendering Engines There are ways to print to PDF using browser rendering engines, without going through the print menu in the browser, and ending up with headers and footers as if you had printed the document.
The most popular options in response to my tweet were wkhtmltopdf, and printing using headless Chrome and Puppeteer.
It does this by using the WebKit rendering engine. We use wkhtmltopdf.
On this positive side, if you have a working print stylesheet for your content then it should also nicely output to PDF using this tool, and so a simple layout may well print very nicely. Unfortunately, however, you will still run into the same problems as when printing directly from the web browser in terms of lack of support for the Paged Media specification and fragmentation properties, as you are still printing using a browser rendering engine.
There are some flags that you can pass into wkhtmltopdf in order to add back some of the missing features that you would have by default using the Paged Media specification.
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It's amazing for this. There are some options which can be passed into the page.
As with wkhtmltopdf, these add in some of the functionality that would be possible from CSS should there be browser support.This could give you Paged Media support when using Puppeteer. The simplest way a user can generate a PDF is via their browser. The action bar highlighted in the Calendar app. For a good overview of what Honeycomb is capable of, check out this video.
These things are part of the Paged Media spec, but have not been implemented in any browser. Professional Android developer Juhani Lehtimaki takes you beyond the basics, describing expert design techniques, tips, tricks, and workarounds.
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In general, there are 7- and inch Android tablets screen sizes measured diagonally from the top-left corner to the bottom-right , with sizes in between. System Bar While iOS makes minimal use of the system bar, Android Honeycomb expands its size to include notifications and soft navigation buttons.
What does this mean in pixels?