Re: Java?s Future Lies In Mobile?

Lew <>
Sat, 26 Feb 2011 08:55:25 -0500
Dirk Bruere at NeoPax wrote:

I'm certainly writing in Java for Android.
It's been a steep learning curve moving from Netbeans however.
("What is Android?") tells us, "The Android SDK provides the tools and APIs
necessary to begin developing applications on the Android platform using the
Java programming language."
("Application Fundamentals") tells us, "Android applications are written in
the Java programming language."

Check this out:

Can't have a "java.*" package if it isn't Java, can you?
"Developers write primarily in the Java language, controlling the device via
Google-developed Java libraries."

Why would anyone think that Java skills wouldn't apply to Android development?

You don't have to move from NetBeans!

Honi soit qui mal y pense.

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