About the Author
is a freelance tutor and software developer with an emphasis on Java (and now Android). In addition to writing Android Recipes
, Jeff has written numerous articles on Java and other technologies for JavaWorld (JavaWorld.com), informIT (InformIT.com), Java.net, and DevSource (DevSource.com). Jeff can be contacted via his website at TutorTutor.ca.Dave Smith
is a professional engineer developing hardware and software for mobile and embedded platforms.�Dave's engineering efforts are currently focused full-time on Android and iOS development.�Since 2009, Dave has worked on developing at all levels of the Android platform, from writing user applications using the software development kit,�to building and customizing the Android source code.�Dave regularly communicates via his development blog (http://blog.wiresareobsolete.com) and Twitter stream @devunwired.