Your First Android App – Hello World

Hello World is typically the simplest program to write in programming languages. It is considered as the first and basic step towards mastering the language.

Let us make an App which does nothing but displays “Hello World!” .

There is a detailed tutorial on the Android Developer site along-with basic troubleshooting.


If you face a problem with the ADT, Updating JRE and JDK would be a nice idea.


Recommended Books :

Book 1 – Android Application Development: Programming with the Google SDK,
by, Rick Rogers, John Lombardo, Zigurd Mednieks, Blake Meike, SPD, Oreilly,
ISBN10: 81-8404-733-9, ISBN13:978-81-8404-733-2
Book 2 – Professional Android 2 Application Development (Wrox Programmer to Programmer),
by Reto Meier, WROX Press, Wiley Publishing.
ISBN: 978-0-470-56552-0.

Book 3 – Hello, Android: Introducing Google’s Mobile Development Platform (Pragmatic Programmers)
by Ed Burnette, Pragmatic Programmers, LLC.
ISBN-10: 1-934356-56-5, ISBN-13: 978-1-934356-56-2

Book 4 – Android for Work: Productivity for Professionals
by Marziah Karch, Apress.
ISBN-13 (pbk): 978-1-4302-3000-7, ISBN-13 (electronic): 978-1-4302-3001-4.

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