The following is the first few sections of a chapter from The Busy Coder's Guide to Android Development, plus headings for the remaining major sections, to give you an idea about the content of the chapter.


Miscellaneous Integration Tips

This chapter is a collection of other miscellaneous integration and introspection tips and techniques that you might find useful in your Android apps.

Prerequisites

Understanding this chapter requires that you have read the core chapters of this book.

Direct Share

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Take the Shortcut

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Homing Beacons for Intents

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Integrating with Text Selection

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Quick Settings and TileService

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Installing Packages

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Deleting Packages

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Detecting Changes in Packages

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