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10 Attractive android tutorials for developers

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I selected some pretty cool and amazing tutorials for developers who are going to learn how to make applications for android - for beginners and advanced developers. Some are Tutorials for drawing, some are for using location service, another – using the SDK. Hope you find it Useful !

1. OpenGL ES 2.0

This tutorial shows you how to create a simple Android application that uses the OpenGL ES 2.0 API to perform some basic graphics operations.

2. Android Development Tutorial

This tutorial describes how to create Android applications with Eclipse. This is very long tutorial, but also most detailed.
Android Development Tutorial

3. Android SDK Tutorial – Learn how to install Android SDK

Tutorial describes how to install the Android SDK and set up your development environment for the first time.
Android SDK Tutorial

4. Using Facebook SDK in Android development

In this tutorial I show you an android application, which logging in to Facebook, then get the Facebook ID.
Using Facebook SDK

5. Drawing with Canvas in Android, Saving your drawings

This is one of tutorials from series of topics for drawing with canvas on android.
Drawing with Canvas

6. Android Google Maps Tutorial

In this tutorial we will see how to incorporate Google Maps into an Android app.
Android Google Maps Tutorial

7. Android location service example

This tutorial will help you to start using location services (in particular: LocationManager class to get user location and Geocoder to translate location into addresses) and Google Maps on Android.
Android location service example

8. Working With Android Contacts

Learn to work with the Android contacts database. Basic knowledge of accessing SQLite in Android along with using Cursors is expected.
Working With Android Contacts

9. How to calculate the distance between two GPS coordinates?

A simple function that takes two GPS coordinates as input and outputs the distance between them in meter.

10. How To Create Android Live Wallpaper

In this article tells how to create live wallpaper from scratch. Step-by-step, we will create live wallpaper that would output TV test pattern on out home screen.
How To Create Android Live Wallpaper

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Sivaprasadreddy... replied on Fri, 2011/09/23 - 11:30pm

Hi, Thanks for very good list of Android tutorials. Among these Vogella's tutorial is the best one. Thanks, Siva

Agung Setiawan replied on Wed, 2013/02/20 - 10:45am

Thank you for the list,it saves my time

Lucy Liu replied on Thu, 2013/02/21 - 10:59am

I came across this website ... pretty good as they have end-to-end tutorials on nice Android apps. I am a newbie myself. Helped a lot. Thank you for the list. .. Lucy.

Michael Dorf replied on Thu, 2013/04/18 - 5:19pm

 We have a set of introductory Android tutorials here: . It's still a work-in-progress, but we've been steadily adding modules to this list and will continue to do so. I agree, Vogella's tutorial can't be beat.

Javatechig Tech... replied on Mon, 2013/05/06 - 3:28pm

Checkout some more great tutorials for android and blackberry development 

Ankit Prakash replied on Wed, 2013/07/10 - 2:27am

Thats a great tutorial Andrey!

Here we made a curated list of best available tutorials and included you too.

Best Android Application Development Tutorials for Beginners and

List of Free Android App Development Tutorials.

Ashish Sharma replied on Mon, 2014/04/14 - 7:45am

For a beginner, I have found resources listed on this page to be very conclusive. You probably do not need anything more. 

Ankur Singh replied on Thu, 2014/09/18 - 11:30am

these are awesome apps to develop but recently i have found this site AndroidPlus which has some amazing tutorials such as Android Camera AppWeb Browser App and many other interesting tutorials for begineers.

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