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Which languages I should learn to develop an android app [closed]

I have some free time. I want to develop some android apps. I know a little bit of html, css and basics in C programing. The problem is I don't know any java or .net. I have to start from scratch and ...
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setSoftInputMode versus InputMethodManager

I have seen and used both of the methods to hide the on screen keyboard while coding Android: getWindow().setSoftInputMode(WindowManager.LayoutParams.SOFT_INPUT_STATE_ALWAYS_HIDDEN); and: ...
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2answers
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What parts of Java do I need to learn for specific software projects?

I'm starting a 12 week Java course next month through my local junior college. I'm starting from square 1. I have a basic understanding of OO and Java will be my first OO language. My Google-Fu ...
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1answer
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I have free time for Android development. I'd like suggestions on how to tackle this effectively [closed]

I'm finishing college for good tomorrow, then leaving my current programming job the next day. I'll be looking for opportunities, but I may end up with a month or two without a job, so with lots of ...
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5answers
634 views

Is it necessary to have an Android device to learn programming for the Android?

Is it necessary to have an Android device to learn programming for the Android? Currently, Java is my primary programming language.
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7answers
3k views

what should a developer know/address to build commercial Android Apps?

Android and mobile development is an exciting area of development. As it is a new discipline, what would be expected of an android developer to build commercially robust applications in terms of ...
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1answer
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Android learning curve (Hello, Android 3rd ed. Book)

I am currently reading the book Hello, Android, and am about 100 pages in. The problem is that even though I understand the instructions and what the code should do, I can't really put things together ...